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2,3 Dinor-11Beta-Prostaglandin F2 Alpha 24 Hour Urine

Order Name 2,3Dinor-11b
Test Number: 6907123
Revision Date 08/01/2022
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
2,3Dinor-11bPG F2a Ur
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy 94381-1 
2,3Dn11bPG F2a/Creat
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy  
2,3Dn11bPG F2a Collection
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy  
2,3Dn11bPG F2a Tot Vol
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy  
2,3Dn11bPG F2a Creat Conc
Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectroscopy  
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.
Remarks: Collection duration and urine volume must be provided for testing. Total collection volume must be greater than 500 mL.
Specimen Prep:24 hour urine. Refrigerate specimen during collection. Transfer 5mL (4mL) in urine pour off container. Submit refrigerated.
Stability: Ambient - 8 hours; Refrigerated -14 days; Frozen -30 days

Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Varies 
Expected TAT 3-9 days after set-up  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 3002337
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 84150
Lab Section Reference Lab