May suggest that a reducing substance is present in stool.
Transfer 5 g stool to an unpreserved stool transport vial (ARUP Supply #40910) available online through eSupply using ARUP ConnectTM or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 1 g)
Diapers. Stool containing barium. Specimens in media or preservatives.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 week
Normal= negative or trace. Abnormal= 1+ through 4+
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3002515||Reducing Substances - Fecal||11060-1|
- Stool reducing substances