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Chloride, Stool

Specimen Type

CL, Stool; Stool Chloride; Stool CL

Test ID   LAB5149
EPIC Order
  CHLORIDE, STOOL
CPT Code(s)   82438
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL random stool; No Preservatives; see Comments for acceptable specimen
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs
Reference Range   undefined
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate
Comments
Stool must be liquid for analysis; solid or semi solid specimens are not suitable for analysis and will be rejected.
Reference Range is undefined; therefore, other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 10, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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