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occult blood, fecal, screening
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: (OBLDS)
Specimen Collection: Smear small amount of stool on hemoccult slide. 
Minimum Volume: NA 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Store at room temperature. 
Reference Values: Negative  
Lab Code: HEM 
Requisition: FLD/ FCL
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82270 
LCD or NCD: (NCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/index_section.asp?ncd_sections=40 
Methodology Used: 34
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/29/2014
Time: 14:53:44 (24hr)