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Prostaglandin D2, urine

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB3388

 

Methodology: 

Radioimmunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

2 weeks, 2 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 10.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 5 mL.
Urine Container, leak.
Patient should not be on aspirin, indomethacin, or anti-inflammatory medications, if possible, for at least 48 hours prior to collection of specimen. For baseline determinations,
these medications should be discontinued, if possible,
for at least 48 hours before specimen collection.

Transport: Frozen

 Stability: Room temperature: Unacceptable Refrigerated: Unacceptable
Frozen: 6 months

 

Notes: 

Performing laboratory: Inter Science Institute 944 W Hyde Park Blvd Inglewood, CA 90302

Reference Interval: See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/BUOrderInfo.action?tc=10180&labCode=AMD

CPT Code(s): 

84150

Last Changed: 

9/7/2017 8:02:47

Last Reviewed: 

\9/7/2017 8:02:55