LH (Luteinizing Hormone) LH

Method(s) LOCI
Specimen Required
Collect

One 5 mL gold (SST) top tube. Also acceptable: heparinized plasma.

Transport

1 mL serum at 2-8ºC (Min: 0.5 mL)

Stability

Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days

Schedule Daily
Billing Code 1010090
CPTCode 83002
Notes

Results of this test may be falsely decreased in patients taking prescription dosages of biotin.

Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

Males: 1.2 - 10.6 mIU/mL
Females, Menstruating:
Follicular Phase 1.9 - 26.2 mIU/mL
Mid cycle Peak 22.8 - 76.1 mIU/mL
Luteal Phase 0.6 - 16.6 mIU/mL
Females, Postmenopausal:
On Menopausal Hormone Therapy (MHT): 1.1 - 52.4 mIU/mL
Not on MHT: 8.6 - 61.8 mIU/mL

No Appointment Necessary
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