Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91445

Pancreatic Elastase, Fecal

Specimen:Collect:
  • Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container
Submit:
  • 5 gm Random Stool in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Frozen.
Special Handling:
  • Interruption of enzyme substitution therapy recommended in order to avoid the possibility of cross-reaction with porcine enzymes.
Stability:Ambient: 5 Day(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Enzyme-Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay (ELISA)
Performed:Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
Reported:2-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83520
Components:
  • 91445 - PAN ELASTASE
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