An in vitro diagnostic aid to distinguish patients with active inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) from those with inactive IBD, as well as from noninflammatory irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Screw cap plastic container (non sterile)
Ambient (preferred) - 14 days
Refrigerated - 14 days
Frozen - 14 days
Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)
Baseline (normal): 0.00 - 7.24
Elevated: > 7.24