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Stool for WBC (FECAL LEUKOCYTE STAIN, POLYS)
Collect: Fresh Stool in Zn-PVA ( O&P VIAL only) - 10 mL
Specimen Preparation: 1. The specimen must be passed into a clean dry container and must not be contaminated with urine or water. If a toilet is used, the water supply may be cut off and the bowl drained. 2. Add stool to bring the liquid level the Fill to here line on the Para-Pak Zn-PVA vial. Mix contents thoroughly until homogeneous. Patients should refrain from ingesting barium for 7 days before specimen collection.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room Temperature
Stability: Room Temperature 1 month