|Pancreatic Stool Elastase||
Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
|Container Type||Container Size||Specimen Volume|
|N/A||5 gm or 5 mL|
Refrigerated - 1 week(s)
Frozen - 12 month(s)
Room temperature - 1 week(s)
- Transport to laboratory as soon as possible
- Freeze immediately after collection.
Reasons for Rejection
- Wrong type of specimen
- Specimens in media or preservatives
- Specimen collected on swab.
Note: Enzyme substitution therapy does not influence the determination of pancreatic elastase 1.