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(Not a routinely available test. See 'Additional information')
|Performed by||Parnassus Chemistry|
|In House Availability||Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week|
|Method||Ion selective electrode (ISE)|
|Container type||Clean container or urine cup|
|Sample type||Watery Stool|
|UCSF Rejection Criteria||Non-watrery stool received|
|Synonyms||K; K+; Stool electrolytes|
|Turn around times||4 hours|
|Additional information||Only very watery specimens can be tested. Specimen will be centrifuged and the test is run on the supernatant.
As normal samples are not available for validating the performance of this assay, the UCSF Clinical laboratory makes no claims with regard to the accuracy of the result.
All results will be appended with a disclaimer: "The reference range and other method performance specifications have not been established by the UCSF Clinical Laboratory for this body fluid. The test result must be integrated into the clinical context for interpretation."
|Last Updated||8/26/2015 1:44:34 PM|
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