Monday, March 24, 2008

Fecal Fat Testing - 72 hour

Very often, the fecal fat test is one of the first tests done when starting the diagnostic process for a child with failure to thrive. Children with Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome have excess fat in their stools due to pancreatic insufficiency.

Fecal Fat Testing from Medline

Stool Fat Test

AtoZ Stool fat Test