Female Hormone Panel:

004432 Cortisol 24 hr urine
-Problems of the pituitary gland or adrenal glands, such as producing too much or too little hormones.

004697 DHEA-S
-Work up women with infertility, amenorrhea, or hirsutism, to identify the source of excessive androgen. Aid in the evaluation of androgen

004515 Estradiol
-Investigation of fertility of women of reproductive age. Support of in vitro fertilization. Monitor therapy with fertility medications, such as Gonal-F, Follistim, or Repronex.

004317 Progesterone
-Help find the cause of infertility. Monitor the success of medications for infertility or the effect of treatment with progesterone. Help determine whether ovulation is occurring. Assess the risk of miscarriage. Monitor the function of the ovaries and placenta during pregnancy.

004226 Testosterone, Total
- Evaluate why a woman is developing male features, such as excessive facial and body hair (hirsutism) and a deep voice. Evaluate irregular menstrual periods in women.