Lipids, Total, Feces - timed samples only

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: Q/TLIP
POE DESCRIPTION: TOTAL LIPIDS FECES; FECES TOTAL LIPIDS; Q/TLIP
CPT CODE: 82710-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Only timed samples accepted
CONTAINER TYPE:

One or more stool collection (stool and stool-sidevw) containers. Containers available from Core Laboratory.

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

24- or 48-hour stool collection

MINIMUM VOLUME:

Submit entire collection to the laboratory.

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS:

Keep refrigerated during collection.  Please have patient label as a 24 or 48 hour collection.

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Diagnostics Lab - Search Test Code 455

LAST UPDATED:

4-4-2014

TEST SYNONYM(S):Fecal Fat, Quantitative; Total Lipids, Feces; Feces, Unesterfied Fatty Acids