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0187 : Reducing Substances, Stool

INFORMATION

Alternate Name:
REDUCING SUB.,STOOL
Methodology:
Benedicts Copper Reduction

ORDERING

Test Code:
0187-5
Turnaround Time:
7 days
Preferred Specimen:
10 mL Stool Cont.-Cup
Alternative Specimen:
Stool Clean Vial
Collection Instructions:
Using applicator stick, place 20-30 gms of stool into cup, label with patient's name
Specimen Comment:
Unacceptable in preservatives.
Storage Instruction:
Refrigerate
Scarlet Eligible:
No

BILLING

CPT Codes:
84376 (1)