Luteinizing Hormone Test (MHD1502)

Product Details


The luteinizing hormone blood test measures the amount of luteinizing hormone (LH) in blood. LH is a hormone released by the pituitary gland, located on the underside of the brain. This test is used to evaluate: fertility issues; function of reproductive organs (ovaries or testicles); to detect the release of an egg from the ovary (ovulation); and to evaluate pituitary function.

Recommended for:

Women: If you have difficulty getting pregnant or have irregular or heavy menstrual periods; and when tracking ovulation during the menstrual cycle.

Men: If your partner cannot get pregnant or if you have a low sperm count, low muscle mass or decreased sex drive.

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Includes: Luteinizing Hormone

Preparation: There is no preparation for this test

Test Processing: 1-3 days

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