Hgb, Fetal (Stool)

Centralized Core Laboratory:Special Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: HBFST SCMAN

Specimen Type: Stool

Tube Type: Stool container

Collection Volume: 1 gram

Cause for rejection: Specimens that are brown

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Alkali Denaturation

Special Instructions: Specimen must be fresh and have a visible pink or red color. Deliver to lab immediately. Bloody gastric fluid, vomit, or mucous are also acceptable specimens.


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8484

TAT: 2 hours

Additional Info: Reference range: Normal = Negative

CPT Code: 83033

Synonyms: APT Test

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