Testosterone (referred)

Background:

Confirmation of elevated testosterone concentration in females. The referral laboratory uses a more specific mass spectrometry method than the local laboratory.

Measured as part of a steroid profile, including 17-hydroxyprogesterone and androstenedione

Other Comments:

Analysed by Clinical Laboratory Services, Level 1 Clinical Biochemistry, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2WB

Last updated: Thursday 23rd August 2018

About This Test

Department: Biochemistry (referred)

Requirement:

  • Gel/clotted (yellow/red top)

Turnaround Time: 6 - 8 weeks