Reducing Substances
Label Mnemonic: REDUF
Epic Lab Code: LAB3975
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Feces
Collection Medium:
Feces specimen, stool container
Minimum:
Recommended Minimum: 5 g stool
Absolute Minimum: 1 g stool
Rejection Criteria:
Diapers. Stool containing barium. Specimens in media or preservatives.
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver to laboratory immediately after collection.
Turn Around Time:
1-2 days upon receipt at reference laboratory
Reference Range:
Negative
Methodology:
Semi-quantitative Colorimetry
CPT Code:
84376
 
See Additional Information:
Specimens Requiring Immediate Delivery