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Testosterone (referred)

About This Test

Department: Biochemistry (referred)


  • Gel/clotted (yellow/red top)


Turnaround Time: 6 - 8 weeks


Confirmation of elevated testosterone concentration in females. The referral laboratory uses a more specific mass spectrometry method than the local laboratory.

Measured as part of a steroid profile, including 17-hydroxyprogesterone and androstenedione. 

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Analysed by Clinical Laboratory Services, Level 1 Clinical Biochemistry, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2WB