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Calprotectin, fecal

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code CPRN
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Immunoassay
Collection Instructions Collect undiluted feces in clean, dry sterile leak proof container. Do not add fixative or preservative
Container type Urine cup or clean leak proof container
Amount to Collect 1 g stool
Sample type Stool
Preferred volume 1 g stool
Min. Volume 0.3 g stool
Units µg/g (mcg/g)
Normal range ≤ 162.9 µg/g
Synonyms Fecal calprotectin
Stability Room temperature 11 days, refrigerated 11 days, frozen 1 year.
Turn around times 5-7 days
CPT coding 83993-90
Last Updated 5/22/2013 1:26:50 PM
Entry Number 1460
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