Progesterone (Pg, total) - Blood Spot Test Kit - Single Test in Blood Spot
Why Test Is Used
A progesterone test may be used to detect or monitor a number of medical conditions including:
- Progesterone treatment during pregnancy
- High-risk pregnancy
(High progesterone levels)
- Ovarian cysts
- Molar pregnancies
- Ovarian cancer
- Adrenal cancer
- Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH)
(Low progesterone levels)
- Toxemia (in later stages of pregnancy)
- A decrease in ovarian function
- Absence of menstruation (amenorrhea)
- Ectopic pregnancy
- Abnormal uterine bleeding (non-pregnant women)
Progesterone testing may be used to detect low levels of the hormone in
males who may experience:
- Decreased libido
- Loss of hair
- Weight gain
- Gynecomastia (male breasts)
- Erectile dysfunction
Low levels of progesterone are associated with a higher risk of arthritis, osteoporosis, prostatism (difficulties with urination as a result of obstruction), and prostate cancer.
Learn More: Progesterone Testing Education
How Does It Work?
Order the test kit online and a complete materials package will be delivered to your door.1
Follow the instructions for the collection of saliva, blood, or urine and return samples via prepaid shipping label.2
Get results quickly and discreetly through a secure online portal or have a physical copy sent directly to you.3
Why Test With Us?
Highest Testing Standards
We use the most up-to-date collection methods to secure blood, urine, and saliva samples for shipment and testing. Our at-home test kits and methodologies meet the highest standards for both quality and validity.
Certified Testing Labs
CLIA (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments) certified laboratories are used to receive and evaluate test samples. This ensures strict adherence to both state and federal guidelines with regular inspections from applicable government agencies.
Key Facts About The Lab
Operating for over 20 years with over 8 million tests completed. Developed three distinct hormone testing methods. Partner with the CDC and NIH on research.
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