Basic Male Hormone Optimization Panel (LC/MS/MS)
- (QUEST DIAGNOSTICS)Description: Please Note: If this panel is ordered by a female, due to ordering restrictions on certain tests, the PSA test will not be included on the requisition and will not be performed.
Significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.Includes: Complete Blood Count / CBC (includes Differential and Platelets):
WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count, MPV and Differential (Absolute and Percent - Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophils, and Basophils)
Comprehensive Metabolic Profile ( includes eGFR ):
Albumin, Albumin/Globulin Ratio (calculated), Alkaline Phosphatase, ALT, AST, BUN/Creatinine Ratio (calculated), Calcium, Carbon Dioxide, Chloride, Creatinine with GFR Estimated, Globulin (calculated), Glucose, Potassium, Sodium, Total Bilirubin, Total Protein, Urea Nitrogen
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA-s) Sulfate
Follicle-stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor I (IGF-I, LC/MS)
Cholesterol, total; high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol; low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol (calculated); triglycerides; Non-HDL Cholesterol (calculated).
Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA)
Sex Hormone binding Globulin, (SHBG)
Testosterone, Free and Total, LC/MS/MS
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Thyroxine Free (FT4), Immunoassay
Tri-iodothyronine Free (FT3)
This testosterone test will provide actual results, including when the total testosterone value is >1500 but <10,000.
If this panel is ordered by a female, the PSA test will not be performed.
Patient should fast for 12-14 hours prior to collection of the specimen. Cortisol, Total assay not recommended when patient is on prednisone/prednisolone therapy due to cross reactivity with the antibody used in this assay. For accurate test results, no ejaculation during the 24 hours preceding the test. If using a testosterone cream please be sure you have not rubbed any into the antecubital area of your arm for the last 24 hours as it can give elevated results.
Estimated turnaround for results is 7 business days. If confirmation testing is required, the estimated time may be extended.Categories: Hormones and Metabolism
, Male Specific Tests