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To a limited extent: Different cap-accredited labs will have slightly different reference values. It's inherent in the nature of clinical pathology. Differences between labs seldom present much of a problem in diagnosis or management, so long as the clinician is treating the patient (signs, symptoms) and not the numbers. ...Read more
Fsh is a peptide hormone synthesized in the anterior (forward) pituitary gland in both males and females. The name 'follicle stimulating hormone' refers to its role in females, namely to recruit and prepare an oocyte (egg) in the first half of the menstrual cycle leading up to ovulation. Fsh is often measured in blood to test a woman's ovarian ...Read more
Somewhat and Yes ...: Fsh normal ranges vary a little from lab to lab but with modern tests the level should be under 10. Estradiol varies a little more, but should be under 80 pg/ml on day 2 or 3. Women with dor (diminished ovarian reserve) can still ovulate without medication, and can get pregnant without help, but egg quality is decreased as well as egg number. If you're 30 with diminished ovarian reserve see a rei. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are normal FSH & estradiol levels before ovulation and after ovulation? Can a blood test checking these levels indicate if ovulation has occured?
To some extent!: The single most common abnormality is a slightly high or borderline total testosterone and significantly increased free testosterone due to a low sex hormone binding globulin in females. Estrogen is unaffected! however, because of increased intra-abdominal fat which contains cyclic aromatase, which converts androsteindione to estrone and testosterone to estradiol, men have higher estrogens! ...Read more
41 years old. Had amh., FSH & estradiol blood tests & they came back normal .Hsg is fine. What are the chances of having a kid w/out taking hormones?
Hii I m planning for a baby.My lh,fsh,estradiol,prolactin,tsh all r normal but low amh nd irregular cycle.can i pregnant naturally?
Quite possible: Please give it a try and I wish you the best. May He bless you with a healthy baby! ...Read more
43 & TTC.Test results FSH 35 & Estradiol 245.2 after not having period for 60days(unusual), period came 1wk after test,do I test over or is it premeno?
Far from menopause: No need tests. Before real menopause, most people for few years off and on have hot flashes, can't sleep more then 4 hours at a time yet still have periods If breasts have tender, fullness etc. NO WAY u are deep into menopause Very late with periods have many reasons..need to see doctor to sort it out What is TTC ????? ...Read more
I had 2 early miscarriages and a chemical pregnancy . I just had day 2 FSH and estradiol checked and my level were 7 for FSH and 131 for estradiol?
Need more info: This is a significant quest that must be asked of your obstetrician who knows your medical history best. ...Read more
How long should I wait after quitting my birth control pills to check my blood for LH, FSH, progesterone, & estradiol?
At least 7 days: At last 7 days. 4 weeks is even more reliable though. ...Read more
I had my hormones tested (fsh/lh/estradiol/tsh) 3 years ago. No pregnancies, but menses often delayed for 15-20 days, sometimes longer.
Don't know: What you're asking. Please rephrase into a question. If you need help or advice ask your physician. ...Read more