LH Test

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Formal name: Luteinising hormone

At a Glance

Why Get Tested?

To evaluate the function of your pituitary gland, which regulates the hormones that control your reproductive system

When to Get Tested?

If you are having difficulty getting pregnant or are having irregular menstrual periods or when your doctor suspects that a child has delayed or earlier than expected sexual maturation.

Sample Required?

A blood sample taken from a vein in your arm

Test Preparation Needed?