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Fsh Lh Test
My mother is 33 years old and she did FSH , LH test the result was fsh:10.16 lh:8.16. Is this result perfect?
Context: These hormone levels fluctuate widely over the course of a menstrual cycle. Imterpretation of the result depends on what day of the cycle she was on. Also, other hormone levels on that date, specifically estradiol, can affect the interpretation. The results you report could be fine, but it depends. ...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
My derm askd for FSH nd LH test for face acnes. Fsh 7.7 & LH 8.5 she gave me cycloprogynova for acnes. Is that okay?
Sounds good: Glad you have her as your physician. ...Read more
Took a FSH and LH test on the 2 nd day of my period with the following results LH 3.0 and FSH 5.4 prolactin 12.3 what does that mean?
Normal: They are all basically in a normal range for day 2. ...Read more
Took a FSH and LH test on the 2 nd day of my period with the following results LH 12.3 and FSH 5.4 prolactin 19.6 what does that mean?
Likely PCO: Although many more details are needed to be sure, this combination of test results suggests a condition known as polycystic ovary syndrome. ...Read more
No: These tests do not require you to be fasting. ...Read more
Tsh, lh, fsh, prolactin, test all came in normal. Than hydroprog 17. Dhea s, and testosorone. The dhea and test came slightly high. What can be the cause?
Can i take a FSH and LH blood test after my period? My flow this month was light and period was delayed. Will this blood test also detect pregnancy?
Yes and No: Yes, you can take the fsh & lh blood tests after your period even if it was light (as long as you believe it was a period). Usually test on days 2-4 of cycle. No, the timing and the fsh/lh hormones will not detect pregnancy. If the period was not a real menses and you are actually pregnant with bleeding then a HCG test would detect pregnancy. I hope this answer helps. ...Read more