Test Catalog

Test ID: BA48F    
Bile Acids, Bowel Dysfunction, 48 Hour, Feces

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Aids to evaluate patients suspected of having irritable bowel syndrome-diarrhea (IBS-D) symptoms due to bile acid malabsorption

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Bile Acids, Bowel Dysfunc, 48 Hr, F

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Fecal bile acids
Stool bile acids
Fecal bile salts
Stool bile salts
Bile acid malabsorption
Fractionated and Total Bile Acids