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A 32-year-old female asked:

I have had elevated lh in two blood tests (normal progesterone and estrogen), what does this mean and can it be related to night sweats?

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Dr. John Gaffney
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Luteinizing Hormone: Luteinizing hormone is a pituitary glycoprotein that (in women such as yourself) stimulates ovulation or maintains the corpus luteum during pregnancy. A high result can indicate a potential disease process or simply be a result of various medications. Hope that helps!

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Last updated Mar 15, 2015

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