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ANDROSTENEDIONE

Code: BC00055

Also known as:

Department: BIOCHEMISTRY

Sample Type: SERUM

Method: RADIO IMMUNO ASSAY

1,500.00

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Description

Androstenedione is produced by the adrenal glands and is a precursor for several androgenic sex hormones. This test is performed to evaluate the function of the adrenal gland, ovaries or testes. It may be used to help diagnose certain types of adrenal cancers and to help diagnose conditions in women that cause male physical characteristics, infertility or abnormal menstrual periods.

Test Instructions

Test is performed on a blood sample. In women, collection is usually done one week prior to or one week after the menstrual period

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