Fecal Bile, Qualitative

Test Code
37118

CPT Codes
84311

Preferred Specimen
5 grams random stool submitted in a plastic, leak-proof container - foil wrapped

Minimum Volume
1 gram

Instructions
Foil wrap to protect from light. Freeze and ship frozen.

Transport Temperature
Frozen

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 14 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 6 months

Methodology
Colorimetric

Setup Schedule
Set up: Sun-Fri p.m.; Report available: 2 days

Reference Range
Negative

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.