GROWTH HORMONE STIMULATION TEST

This test is used to demonstrate Growth Hormone deficiency in cases of growth retardation, short stature and Dwarfism. To diagnose Growth hormone deficiency as a cause of retardation, at least two different stimulants should be used on different days for confirmation. Exercise to be used as an initial stimulant followed by any other provocative agent.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is mandatory. Patient should be at rest for 30 minutes prior to basal sample collection.
  • Report Delivery:
    Daily
  • Components:
    0

Sample Report