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

Test

Method

LC-MS/MS

Report Includes

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

Specimens

Urine

Test Location

MN, USA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Urine

Sample Volume

4 mL

Minimum Volume

3 mL

Specimen Comment

24 hour urine is preferred to random urine.

Patient Preparation

2,3 BPG will be decreased in individuals who have taken aspirin within two weeks or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs within 72 hours of specimen collection.

Collection & Handling

Collection Instructions

Collect random urine without preservative. 24-hour urine specimens may be collected with a preservative: 50% Acetic Acid, Boric Acid or Sodium Carbonate.

Handling Information

Store and send frozen.

Stability

Ambient 8 Hours
Refrigerated 14 days
Frozen 30 days

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

LC-MS/MS

Turnaround Time

9 days

Specimen Retention Time

14 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
2,3-Dinor-11Beta Prostaglandin F2 Alpha pg/mg Creatinine
  • < 5205 (95 %ile of healthy, untreated individuals)

Test Location

MN, USA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Interface / Setup

Test Version

30-Sep-2019