Lactoferrin, fecal, quantitative

Alphabetical Test listing

Lactoferrin, fecal, quantitative-994

  
Lactoferrin, fecal, quantitative
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Fecal lactoferrin
Fecal leukocytes
IBD-scan
Stool lactoferri
  

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).

  
Stool, random
  
  
1 g
  
0.5 g
  
  1. Do not contaminate outside of, or overfill, the container.
  2. Loose/watery stools are acceptable.
  3. Ensure that no toilet tissue/sanitary materials are present in the submitted specimen.

 

  

Screw cap plastic container (non sterile)

  

Ambient (preferred) - 14 days

Refrigerated - 14 days

Frozen - 14 days

  
  • Non-fecal sample received (eg, serum, plasma, urine)
  • Stool contaminated with urine
  • Preserved stool received (eg, 10% formalin, sodium acetate formalin, or polyvinyl alcohol)
  
LabCorp Burlington (123016): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
3 - 5 days
  

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

  

Baseline (normal): 0.00 - 7.24

Elevated: > 7.24

  
83631
  
Result 42924-1
  
05/24/2019
  
01/03/2020