To measure or monitor your estrogen levels; to detect an abnormal level or hormone imbalance as a cause of your signs and symptoms.
|Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH)|
To help diagnose thyroid disorders and to monitor treatment of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism; sometimes a TSH test is used to screen newborns for congenital hypothyroidism.
To help evaluate thyroid gland function; to help diagnose thyroid disease; to monitor effectiveness of thyroid treatment; sometimes a free T4 is used to help diagnose congenital hypothyroidism in newborns.
To detect an abnormal testosterone level in males and females; in males, to help diagnose the cause of erectile dysfunction or the inability of your partner to get pregnant (infertility); in females, to help diagnose the cause of masculine physical features.
|Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)|
To screen men for prostate cancer, to help determine the necessity for a biopsy of the prostate, to monitor the effectiveness of treatment for prostate cancer.
|Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)|
The comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP) is used as a broad screening tool to evaluate organ function and check for conditions such as diabetes, liver disease, and kidney disease. Includes 14 tests.
|CBC w / Differential|
The complete blood count (CBC) is often used as a broad screening test to determine an individual’s general health status including cardiac risk.