Patients receiving pancreatic enzymes should discontinue taking the enzymes at least 5 days prior to stool collection.
Transfer 1 g stool to a clean, unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP Supply #40910). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 0.5 g)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
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