Skip to main content
To reach our Akron campus on marathon morning, Sept. 29, please follow these driving directions.
Go to homepage

Reducing Substance, Stool

Centralized Core Laboratory : Special Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
REDST SCMAN
Specimen Type:
Stool
Tube Type:
Stool container
Collection Volume:
5-10 grams (minimum 2 grams)
Cause for Rejection:
Specimen age exceeded (4 hours)
Storage:
Refrigerated for 24 hours or Frozen at -20 degrees Celsius for 7 days
Availability:
Monday -Friday 0800-1400
Methodology:
(Copper reduction) AimTab Reducing Substances Tablets, Germaine Laboratories
Special Instructions:
Deliver to lab immediately
Lab/Phone:
330-543-4870
TAT:
24 hours
Additional Info:
Reference range: < 0.5% This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, Laboratory. It has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. The laboratory is regulated under CLIA as qualified to perform high-complexity testing. This test is used for clinical purposes. It should not be regarded as investigational or for research.
CPT Code:
81005
Synonyms:
-