Q/Fat Qualitative Exam

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

Q/FAT EXAM

CPT CODE:

82705-90

TEST INFORMATION:

Patient should be on a diet containing at least 60 grams of fat daily.

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2 grams stool

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1 gram stool

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS:

Keep refrigerated

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Labs - Search Test Code 3967

LAST UPDATED:

1-21-2014

TEST SYNONYM(S):Fecal, Fat Qualitative; Lipids, Stool Qualitative