TESTOSTERONE STIMULATION BY HCG

Post stimulation, testosterone levels rise to twice that of basal levels. A normal response to HCG is seen in patients with unilateral or bilateral undescended testes, while lack of response is compatible with anorchia or Leydig cell agenesis.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is mandatory. Both containers must be clearly marked with time and date drawn, and submitted with 1 test request form. Injection HCG is not provided by LPL
  • Report Delivery:
    Daily
  • Components:
    0

Sample Report