Test Details

Mnemonic

CRYDE

Ordering Code

3719100

CPT-4 Code(s)

87328

Specimen Information

Collect

Stool in Total-Fix®

Specimen Preparation

Stool in Total-Fix®
Send 10.0 g or 10.0 mL room temperature in a Total-Fix® transport vial.

Alternate Specimen

Stool: Cary-Blair media or 10% formalin

Minimum Volume

5.0 g or 5.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Rejection Criteria

Stool in PVA, concentrated specimens. Unpreserved stool.

Stability

Room temperature: 18 months
Refrigerated: Unacceptable
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay
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Reference Range

Not detected
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Performing Laboratory

Quest Valencia
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