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Coarsegold, CA
A female asked about a 19-year-old male:

19 yo son has elevated prolactin 27. concern? estradiol,testosterone,lh,t4,t3,tsh,lipid panel,cmp were normal.what to do to see why prolactin is high?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
Need work up: 27 ng is little high . normal male adult 4 to 10 , up to 20 in young boys.Work up for pituitary adenomas is needed even in the absence of symptoms ( head ache , vision problems etc ) Don't worry speak to his doctor
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