Sample Type: SERUM
Progesterone is a hormone produced by the ovaries. It prepares the uterus to receive and support a fertilized egg during pregnancy. The test may be used to evaluate infertility, to check for ovulation, to diagnose an ectopic pregnancy, and to investigate menstrual irregularities.
Test is performed on a blood sample. No preparation is needed. Inform your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, nutritional supplements, herbal or ayurvedic preparations, and homeopathic medicines you are taking