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Is there a test for perimenopause like there's a test for menopause?

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Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Not Exactly

Perimenopause is a time where the hormonal profile may vary widely.
I've seen people test like 20 year olds one month and the next month test menopausal. So if only one test is performed the information can be very faulty and conclusions can be wrong. We use symptoms combined with age and other clinical indicators to help us more than lab testing. Hormones are helpful in this time, .

In brief: Not Exactly

Perimenopause is a time where the hormonal profile may vary widely.
I've seen people test like 20 year olds one month and the next month test menopausal. So if only one test is performed the information can be very faulty and conclusions can be wrong. We use symptoms combined with age and other clinical indicators to help us more than lab testing. Hormones are helpful in this time, .
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