Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

2,3-DINOR-11BETA-PROSTAGLANDIN F2 ALPHA, URINE

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1069         Geisinger Epic ID: 52201

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
4 mL aliquot of 24-hour urine collection
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
4 mL of a 24-hour urine collection, unpreserved, submitted in a plastic 5 mL tube
Special notes:
Collect urine for 24 hours. No preservative.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (cold packs).
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 8 hours. Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 30 days.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
84150
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
When test is performed, urine creatinine will always be performed at no additional charge.
Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS)
Synonyms:
Quest test code 93958; 2,3-Dinor-11
Clinical significance:
Screening for mast cell activation disorders including systemic mastocytosis.

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up: Mon, Thurs a.m.; Report available: 2 days    
Performed stat? No
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