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A 27-year-old female asked:

I got blood tests to check my hormones like progesterone etc, and the only day i could do it was 4th day of my period. will it be accurate?

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Dr. Brad Douglas
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Why are you checking: This depends why you are checking this - but day 3 labs are the normal.
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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Depends: There are a lot of different reasons to check hormones. The answer would be different if you were having them checked for infertility versus other concerns. Best wishes!
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Last updated Jan 14, 2018

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