LOINC
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18246-9Nitrogen [Mass/volume] in StoolActive

Term Description

During protein catabolism, nitrogen is excreted in the feces. When protein catabolism is increased after stress (eg, physical trauma, surgery, infections, burns), nitrogen levels in feces increase.
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Part Description

LP15746-8   Nitrogen
An element with the atomic symbol N, atomic number 7, and atomic weight 14. Nitrogen exists as a diatomic gas and makes up about 78% of the earth's atmosphere by volume. It is a constituent of proteins and nucleic acids and found in all living cells. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Nitrogen
Property
MCnc
Time
Pt
System
Stool
Scale
Qn
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
N2 Stl-mCnc
Display Name
Nitrogen (Stl) [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Nitrogen, Stool

Basic Attributes

Class
CHEM
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0l
Last Updated
Version 2.42
Order vs. Observation
Both

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
氮:质量浓度:时间点:大便:定量型:
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
stikstof:massa/volume:moment:feces:kwantitatief:
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Lämmastik:MCnc:Pt:St:Qn:
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Azote:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Quantitatif:
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Azote:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Quantitatif:
fr-FRFrench (France)
Azote:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Selles:Numérique:
de-DEGerman (Germany)
Stickstoff:Massenkonzentration:Zeitpunkt:Stuhl:Quantitativ:
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Azoto:MCnc:Pt:Feci:Qn:
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
질소:질량농도:검사시점:대변:정량:
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Nitrogênio:MCnc:Pt:Fezes:Qn:
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Азот:МассКонц:ТчкВрм:Фекалии:Колич:
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
nitrógeno:concentración de masa:punto en el tiempo:materia fecal:cuantitativo:
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Nitrógeno:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Heces:Cuantitativo:
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Nitrógeno:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Heces:Qn:
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Azot:KütlKons:Zmlı:Dışkı:Kant:

Example Units

Unit Source
g/L Example UCUM Units

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