94950:COMPREHENSIVE DIGESTIVE STOOL ANALYSIS (CDSA) WITH PARASITOLOGY

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94950:COMPREHENSIVE DIGESTIVE STOOL ANALYSIS (CDSA) WITH PARASITOLOGY
Edit Date: 9/16/2010
Components: Test includes: Stool exam for triglycerides chymotrypsin / valerate and iso-butyrate / meat and vegetable fibers / long chain fatty acids / cholesterol / total fecal fat / total short chain fatty acids / n-butyrate / short chain fatty acid distribution / beta glucuronidase / pH / bacterial and yeast cultures / sensitivities as appropriate / microscopic parasite exam / EIA for E. histolytica / Giardia and Cryptosporidium/ fecal slgA / macroscopic analysis / dysbiosis index.
CPT Code: 82270-90 / 82492-90 / 82710-90 / 82715-90 / 82725-90 / 82784-90 / 83986-90 / 84311-90 / 84490-90 / 87015-90 / 87045-90 / 87075-90 / 87102-90 / 87209-90 / 87328-90 / 87329-90 / 87449-90 / 89160-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: 5 mL fresh stool in each of the 3 vial in kit (one Formalin, one Cary/Blair, one SAF). Kit available from PeaceHealth Laboratories’ Reference Department. Specimen must be collected according to instructions in kit.
Handling: Keep ambient. Do not refrigerate or freeze.
Standard Volume: 5 mL stool in each of 3 vials.
Transport: Ambient.
Comments:
Rejection Criteria: Use of containers other than in kit; incomplete specimen; refrigerated or frozen specimen.