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Epic Code LAB3110 Occult Blood, Immunoassay Screening, Stool (Hemosure iFOB®)

Important Note

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory (SHRL), Grand Rapids MI, recommends ordering LAB1230599 and collecting the specimen in the Polymedco collection device (preferred).

Test Name Alias

Occult Blood Stool Immunoassay Diagnostic | Hemosure | FOBT | Stool Occult Blood | Immunochemical FOBT | Immunoassay FOBT | iFOBT | FIT | Asymptomatic | 4315

Interface Order Alias

11745

Icons & Photos

Sterile Container with Screw-on Lid

Collection Instructions

Specimen Type: Stool

Container/Tube: Sterile container

Volume: 10 mL

Minimum volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. No dietary restrictions are needed for this test.
2. Collect stool using a sterile cup or a dry, clean container with a lid.
3. Do not use specimens from toilet water.
4. Do not send stool containing tissue paper or toilet paper.
5. Refrigerate until ready for transport to the lab.
6. Secure cap to avoid leaks. Leaky specimens may be canceled for recollection.

Specimen Transport Temperature (off-site collection): Refrigerated

Specimen Stability

ONCE COLLECTED, THE SPECIMEN IS ACCEPTABLE FOR <24 HOURS  OR UP TO 48 HOURS IF REFRIGERATED

Ambient: Send to Laboratory as soon as possible

Refrigerate: Send to Laboratory as soon as possible

Laboratory Retention: 3 days

Test Frequency

Available daily, usual TAT 24 hours

Reference Range

Negative

Performing Department

TOXICOLOGY - Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory

MICROBIOLOGY - All other locations

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Kelsey Laboratory, Lakeview, MI
Spectrum Health Ludington Laboratory, Ludington, MI
Spectrum Health Pennock Laboratory, Hastings, MI
Spectrum Health United Laboratory, Greenville, MI
Spectrum Health Zeeland Laboratory, Zeeland, MI

Methodology

Immunoassay

CPT

HCPCS: G0328

CDM Code

4059003

Epic Test ID

1230100993

Beaker LOINC

OCCULT BLOOD IMMUNOASSAY: 29771-3

Reviewed Date

12/6/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: OCCULT BLOOD STOOL SCREEN IMMUNOASSAY (ASYMPTOMATIC)
Beaker Display Name: Occult Blood, Immunoassay Screening, Stool
BEAKER TEST NAME: OCCULT BLOOD SCREEN IMMUNOASSAY, STOOL
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Occult Blood Screen Immunoassay, Stool

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW TOXICOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
GM MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
KL MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
LH MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
PH MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
UN MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
ZH MICROBIOLOGY: STOOL CONTAINER EMPTY R (Preferred)-Refrigerated