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FSH Estradiol

08/27/2010

Question:

FSH is <1 and estradiol was on one test <5 this time 21. 7. I am 56. is there a problem here with the pitiutary gland/

Answer:

Lab tests are one piece of the whole puzzle. This is a difficult question to answer without knowing your whole history and doing an exam. I would make an appointment with your physician to discuss the results in detail. 

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Response by:

Cynthia B Evans, MD Cynthia B Evans, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University