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Alpha-1-Antitrypsin, random stool

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code A1AF
Test group Alpha-1-Antitrypsin
Performed by Mayo
Sendout? Yes
Method Rate nephelometry
Container type Urine cup
Amount to Collect 10 g random stool
Sample type Stool
Preferred volume 10 g stool
Min. Volume 5 g stool
Processing notes Refrigerate stool. Order MAYO# 182. Call MCS for pickup.
Units mg/dL
Normal range ≤ 54 mg/dL
Synonyms A1AT; A1-AT; Alpha-1-PI; Alpha-1-Protease inhibiitor; A1-Antitrypsin; A1-PI; A1-Protease inhibitor
Turn around times 7-10 days
Additional information The recommended test for protein losing enteropathy is, Alpha-1-antitrypsin, clearance.
CPT coding 82103-90
Last Updated 10/12/2011 4:50:56 PM
Entry Number 1083
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