Occult Blood, Qual

Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: OCBLD MMCHM

Specimen Type: Stool

Tube Type: Stool container

Collection Volume: 1 gram stool specimen

Storage: Ambient

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Guaiac

Special Instructions: Patient should follow a diet free of red meats, vitamin C, ascorbic acid, turnips, horseradish, melons, aspirin, and anti-inflamatory drugs for 7 days prior to testing and for the duration of testing.

OC Power Word: LVOCCULTBL

Lab/Phone: 330-746-9623

TAT: 1 hour

Additional Info: Reference range: Normal = Negative

CPT Code: 82272

Synonyms: Hemoccult

Specimen Collection Procedures
Stool Specimen Collection

Requisition Form
View and print a requisition form for this test

Bookmark and Share

iGrow iGrow
Sign up for our parent enewsletter
Contact Us

330-543-1000 (operator)

330-543-2000
(8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)

E-mail

find a location
Find a location Type the first 3-5 letters of a specialty, service or location:
Or, view: a map, a list of all locations, locations by city or locations near me.
find a doctor
Find a doctor Type the first 3-5 letters of the name, location or specialty:
Or, view a list of all doctors by name, location and specialty.