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Patient Preparation: Patients receiving pancreatic enzymes should discontinue taking the enzymes at least 5 days prior to stool collection.
Collect: Random stool - 1 g stool.
Specimen Preparation: Transfer to a clean, unpreserved stool transport vial
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week