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2,3-Dinor-11Beta-Prostaglandin F2 Alpha Urine

Order Name 2,3Dinor-11b
Test Number: 6907123
Revision Date 04/02/2021
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
2,3-Dinor-11Beta-Prostaglandin F2 Alpha Urine
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy 94381-1 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 4 mL (3 mL) Urine, 24-hour Sterile Screwtop Container Refrigerated
Instructions Patient Prep: Patients taking aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may have decreased concentrations of prostaglandin F2 alpha. If possible, discontinue for 2 weeks or 72 hours, respectively, prior to collecting a specimen.
Specimen Prep:24 hour urine. Also acceptable: Random urine collection. Refrigerate specimen during collection. Transfer 4mL (3mL) in urine pour off container. Submit refrigerated.
Stability: Ambient - 8 hours; Refrigerated -14 days; Frozen -30 days
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Varies 
Expected TAT 3-9 days after set-up  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 3002337
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CPT Code(s) 84150
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