The FSH test measures the level of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) in your blood.
This hormone is produced by the pituitary gland in your brain. In women FSH stimulates the production of eggs and is important in the regulation of menstruation. In men FSH stimulates the production of sperm.
For boys or girls who seem to be entering puberty earlier or later than normal. It is ordered in evaluating hypogonadism, gonadal failure, and menopause.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.