2,3-Dinor-11Beta-Prostaglandin F2 Alpha, Urine [93958]

Test Code

Alias/See Also

CPT Codes

When test is performed, urine creatinine will always be performed at no additional charge.

Preferred Specimen
4 mL of a 24-hour urine collection, unpreserved, submitted in a plastic 5 mL tube (Supply T465)

Minimum Volume
3 mL

1.) Collect urine for 24 hours
2.) No preservative preferred

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon, Thurs a.m.; Report available: 2 days

Reference Range
<5,205 pg/mg creatinine

Clinical Significance
Screening for mast cell activation disorders including systemic mastocytosis.

Performing Laboratory
Mayo Clinic Laboratories
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.