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59385-5Nitrogen [Mass/mass] in Stool by Infrared spectroscopyActive

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
MCnt
Time
Pt
System
Stool
Scale
Qn
Method
Infrared spectroscopy

Additional Names

Short Name
N2 Stl IR-mCnt
Display Name
Nitrogen Infrared spectroscopy (Stl) [Mass/Mass]
Consumer Name Alpha
Nitrogen, Stool

Basic Attributes

Class
CHEM
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.34
Last Updated
Version 2.70
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
氮:质量含量:时间点:大便:定量型:红外光谱分析法
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
stikstof:massa/massa:moment:feces:kwantitatief:infrarood-spectroscopie
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Azote:Contenu de masse:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Quantitatif:Spectroscopie infrarouge
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Azote:Contenu de masse:Temps ponctuel:Selles:Quantitatif:Spectroscopie infrarouge
fr-FRFrench (France)
Azote:Masse/Masse:Ponctuel:Selles:Numérique:Spectrométrie Infra-rouge
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Azoto:MCnt:Pt:Feci:Qn:Spettroscopia infrarossa
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Nitrogênio::Pt:Fezes:Qn:Espectroscopia infravermelho
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Азот:МассСод:ТчкВрм:Фекалии:Колич:Инфракрасная спектроскопия
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Nitrógeno:Contenido masivo:Punto temporal:Heces:Cuantitativo:Espectroscopia infrarroja
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Nitrógeno:Contenido de masa:Punto temporal:Heces:Qn:Espectroscopía infrarroja
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Azot:Kütlİçrk:Zmlı:Dışkı:Kant:İnfrared spektroskopi

Example Units

Unit Source
g/(100.g) Example UCUM Units

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