NITF - Overview: Nitrogen, Total, Feces

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: NITF    
Nitrogen, Total, Feces

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

Determining nitrogen balance, when used in conjunction with 24-hour urine nitrogen measurement


Assessing nutritional status (protein malnutrition)


Evaluating protein catabolism

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request


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

Dumas Combustion

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


Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Nitrogen, Total, F

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

Nitrogen Balance
Nitrogen, Total, 48- or 72-Hours, Feces
Nitrogen, Total, 48/72/96-Hr, Feces
Fecal Nitrogen