Male Hormonal Health™

The Male Hormonal Health™ is a hormonal test which provides a focused overview of hormonal balance in men.Using a single serum sample, the Male Hormonal Health™ test evaluates dynamics of sex steroid metabolism that can profoundly affect a man's health throughout his lifetime. The Male Hormonal Health™ profile is a hormonal test that focuses specifically on DHEA, Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG), Estradiol, Testosterone, Dihydrotestosterone (DHT), Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 (IGF-1), and Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA).

Hormones: The Key to Vitality, Sex Drive, and Aging

Hormones play a powerful role in the body's regulatory system. Proper hormonal balance isessential to maintain optimal health and play a crucial role in how onefeels. Testosterone, for example, enhances sex drive, strengthens bone and muscle tissue, and reduces fatproduction. In addition, it is a natural energy booster that protects against the onset of depression and heartdisease. Other male hormonal deficiencies or excesses affect sleep, metabolism, and the ability to fight disease. Throughout life, and particularly in onesmiddle age, information about the body's hormone production provides keen insights to help maintain a health and vigorous life.

Test Type: Blood Test

Analyte List
DHEA-S
Dihydrotestosterone (DHT)
Estradiol
Free Testosterone
Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 (IGF-1)
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG)
CPT Codes  
DHEA-S 82627
Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) 82651
Estradiol 82670
Free Testosterone 84402
Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 (IGF-1) 84305
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) 84153
Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) 84270
Specimen Requirements
5ml serum (frozen) in transfer tubes from SST