CAN I GET AN ESTRADIOL LAB TEST AT ANY LAB TEST NOW?
Yes, you can.
AM I REQUIRED TO FAST FOR THIS LAB TEST?
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO GET MY LAB TEST RESULTS?
Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected.
The Estradiol Test measures the amount of estradiol (a female sex hormone which is basically a form of estrogen) in your blood. The test will determine your estrogen status, evaluate your ovarian function and monitor the follicular development during ovulation. In men, this test is used to assess estrogen production levels.
WHY DO I NEED AN ESTRADIOL TEST?
Are your ovaries functioning properly? Are you able to have children?
The Estradiol Test gives you a lot of information on your ovarian reserve (where your eggs are). Find out now at ANY LAB TEST NOW®.
OTHER RELEVANT LAB TESTS:
If you’re interested in this test, you might also want to consider the Progesterone, Follicular Stimulating Hormone (FSH), andLuteinizing Hormone (LH) tests. If you want all of these and more, you should consider the Comprehensive Female Panel.
WHAT ARE THE TEST RESULT RANGES?
Men should have Estradiol levels lower or equal to 29 mL. In women, the level is determined by where you are in your menstrual cycle. Women’s ranges are below:
HIGH RESULTS INDICATE:
Elevated levels could indicate ovarian tumors, adrenal feminizing tumors, liver disease or male gynecomastia.
LOW RESULTS INDICATE:
Decreased levels could indicate ovarian failure or oral contraceptives.
WHAT IF MY LAB TEST RESULTS ARE ABNORMAL OR OUT OF RANGE?
Men should see their primary care physician and women should see their gynecologist.