Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
ALPHA-1-ANTITRYPSIN CLEARANCE - (F and S)
Test Code: MISC
Clinical Information:
Collection Devices:
Blood must be drawn during the stool collection period.  Stool collection is to be made in one or more MML plastic stool container(s) obtained from Chemistry Laboratory.
Specimen Required:


Serum: 1.0 mL

AND Feces - 24 hour collection. If no specimen is obtained in 24 hours, extend collection to 48-72 hours; and note time frame on request form.
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
up to 27 mL/d
Availability:
Within 5 Days
See Also:
More Information:
Specimen is referred to Mayo Medical Laboratories for analysis.  Freeze both the stool sample in its plastic container and the serum sample in a plastic vial.
 
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