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FAT STAIN (OIL RED O)

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FAT.ST   OROSTN
 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Container Type
Leakproof plastic urine container
Specimen Type
Random urine
Preferred Volume
5mL
Minimum Volume
1 mL
Collection Procedure
Collect a random urine.
Specimen Processing
BAL: transport immediately at room temperature to the lab. Unanticoagulated specimens are specimens of choice.
Urine: 5 mL urine, random collection. Transport refrigerated.
Stability
Room Temp 3 hours  
Unacceptable Conditions
Grossly bloody specimen and specimens which are 3/4 or more mucous or specimens that have been unrefrigerated more than 3 hours.
Department
PSHMC Flow Cytometry
Reference Laboratory
PSHMC
CPT Codes
89125
Test Schedule
Daily
Turnaround Time
3 days
Method
Cytochemical Stain
Test Includes
Source; Fat Stain Interpretation; Fat Stain Reviewed By
Reference Ranges
Source
Fat Stain Interpretation
Fat Stain Reviewed by
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