Osmolality, Stool

Sterile Specimen Cup

Container Type

Test ID   LAB201
EPIC ORDER
  OSMOLALITY, STOOL
CPT Code(s)   83930
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL stool; No Preservatives;  See comments for acceptable specimen
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs
Reference Range   Undefined
Comments

Other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Stool must be liquid for analysis; solid or semi solid specimens are not suitable for analysis and will be rejected.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on January 13, 2022

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