Transfer 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP supply #40910). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1 g)
Diapers. Specimens in media or preservatives.
Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks
Neutral fats include the monoglycerides, diglycerides, and triglycerides while split fats are the free fatty acids that are liberated from them. Impaired synthesis or secretion of pancreatic enzymes or bile may cause an increase in neutral fats while an increase in split fats suggests impaired absorption of nutrients.
No compliance statements are in use for this test.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0020370||Fat, Fecal - Neutral||12598-9|
|0020371||Fat, Fecal - Split||2270-7|
- Fatty Acid, Stool
- Fecal Fat Stain
- Neutral Fat, Stool
- Qualitative Fat
- Qualitative Stool Fat
- random fecal fat
- random stool lipids
- Stool Lipids
- Sudan III Stain, Stool