Steatocrit (Faeces)


Test Information

Test Name

Steatocrit (Faeces)

Synonyms

Fat estimation; fat globules, steatocrit, faecal steatocrit, faecal fat

Preferred Specimen

Faeces

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week

Clinical Update

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Processing Information

Registration Code

STEA

Notes

  • When multiple faecal assays are requested, each test must have a dedicated sample

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Transport

Frozen (but stable for 7 days refrigerated)

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