Test Catalog

Test ID: FCARO    
Carotene, Beta

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

Confirm the diagnosis of carotenoderma; detect fat malabsorption; depressed carotene levels may be found in cases of steatorrhea.

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

High-pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC)

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

Yes

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

Carotene, Beta

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

Beta Carotene FORWARD