Test Price: ₹ 9900
Hirsutism is defined as excessive growth of terminal hair in women and children in a distribution similar to that in post pubertal men. True hirsutism which is androgen responsive has to be distinguished from hypertrichosis. Causes can be ovarian, adrenal, endocrine, iatrogenic, familial & idiopathic.
Pre-Test Information:An early morning specimen is preferred.
Method:CLIA, CMIA, RIA
Specimen:5 mL (3 mL min.) serum from 2 SSTâs. An early morning specimen is preferred. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Specify age and sex on test request form.
Stability Refrigerated:24 hrs
Stability Frozen:4 weeks
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