FECAL FAT, QUANTITATIVE

Synonyms: Fat, Quant; Fat, Quantitative; Fecal Lipids; Quantitative Fecal Fat; Stool Fat, Quantitative; Total Fat, Quantitative
Computer Code: (RFFAT)
Specimen Collection: 72 hour stool collected in special paint can. Refrigerate during collection. Do not fill can more than 2/3 full. Use multiple cans if necessary.
Minimum Volume:
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate entire sample.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 7 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 82710
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII