|Mnemonic: ||[ST PanElas]|
|Name: ||Pancreatic Elastase, Fecal|
|Specimen: ||5 Grams stool submitted in a sterile container. |
Stool sample must be refrigerated within 4 hours of collection.
Stool in media or preservatives is unacceptable.
|Minimum Spec: ||1 Gram|
|Transport Temp: ||FREEZE|
|Spec Stability: ||Ambient 1 week; Refrigerated 1 week; Frozen 1 Year|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0080526|
| Method: ||Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay|
Stool Sample Collection Instructions, No Preservative