Androstanediol Glucuronide Blood Test
Test Code: 500881
Specimen Type: Blood
Androstanediol Glucuronide Blood Test (Labcorp)
This test measures the level of 3a Androstanediol Glucuronide in a blood sample. Androstanediol glucuronide is a hormone produced by the metabolism of testosterone. Testing is most commonly ordered to aid in identifying the cause of hirsutism in women. Hirsutism is a condition that usually results from a hormonal imbalance. The most common symptom is the growth of dark facial or body hair. Other symptoms include a deepened voice, increase muscle mass, and acne. Causes can include tumors on the ovaries or adrenal glands, Cushing's Syndrome, Polycystic ovary syndrome, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, and some medications.
Additional hormone testing is typically ordered along with this test to aid in making a diagnosis. Test results should be discussed with your doctor to determine the appropriate follow-up.
Turnaround for the online Androstanediol Glucuronide test is typically 8-15 business days.
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