Sample type: Faeces
Test name: Faecal Elastase
Condition / Indication: Pancreatic insufficiency
Special precautions & notes: None.
Reference range: <100 ug/g = Severe exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, 100-200 ug/g = Moderate to mild exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, >200 ug/g = Normal.
Container: Blue top universal with spoon
Ideal volume (mL): 5 g
Referred outside NBT for analysis? No
Turnaround time: 16 days