F2ISO - Overview: F2-Isoprostanes, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: F2ISO    
F2-Isoprostanes, Urine

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

The assessment of in vivo lipid peroxidation and considered to be an index of systemic oxidative stress over time 

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
AACTCreatinine, UNoYes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

When F2-Isoprostanes testing is performed, urine creatinine will always be performed at no additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

F2ISO: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

AACT: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

F2-Isoprostanes, U

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Lipid peroxidation
8-epi Prostaglandin F2 alpha
8-iso Prostaglandin F2 alpha
Oxidative stress
PGF2 alpha
Oxidized LDL