Leading Causes of Death for Women
The CDC estimates that between 10-40% of these deaths could be prevented. Lifestyle choices hold the key and the debate exists what they should be for each unique person. The power of diagnostic results can help monitor your health.
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What is tested?
General Health Picture
Not feeling like yourself?
As we age, our bodies change and hormone levels change too. Feeling your best means your hormones need to be in balance. Getting tested will help you and your doctor discover what your body needs to be in balance.
Symptoms of hormone imbalance
Medication Related Hormone Changes
Medications like oral contraceptives and opioid therapy may contribute to hormone deficiency
As such, clinicians should consider the type of progestin in a patient's oral contraceptive formulation and the degree to which it may suppress or promote androgen production.
Testosterone is generally used under very limited circumstances in menopausal women and DHEA supplementation, although controversial in terms of efficacy, has been shown in some studies to counter the effects of low androgens in women with OPIAD or sex hormone deficiencies.4
Test Code: 6803CPT: 85025;82728;82746;83540;83550;82607;85025;80053;80061 w/Reflex 83721;84443;84480;84439;84436;84479;86376;84702;82530;82627;82670;82677;83001;83002;84144;84146;82306
|Tests Included||CBC, CMP, Lipid, Women's Hormone Panel|
|Sample||Serum or Plasma & Whole Blood|
|Tube||2x Red, Green or Tiger Top & 1x Lavender|
|Test Turnaround Time||5 Days|
|Intended Patient Population||18+ and Older Adult Females|
|Limitations||No Friday Collections|
|Shipping Requirements||Overnight, Refrigerated|
|Specimen Stability||2 Days RF|
|Reject Criteria||See Individual Component Test Requirements|
|Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)||Yes|
|CMS Guidance||NCD 190.15, NCD 190.18,
NCD 190.23, NCD 190.22,