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Estradiol

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Overview
Test Results & Interpretations

Overview of Estradiol

Test Description

It is done in women: when you show symptoms of a hormone imbalance, such as abnormal vaginal bleeding, lack of menstrual periods, unusual and/or early or late sex organ development; when you are undergoing infertility treatment or therapy for menopause symptoms; when you are pregnant and your health practitioner wants to monitor the health of your placenta and developing baby, if it is a high-risk pregnancy. In men it is ordered: when you have signs of feminization, such as enlarged breasts (gynecomastia)

Why Get Tested

  1. In girls, it is ordered when a girl’s sex organs develop earlier or later than normally expected
  2. In women, it is ordered when a woman has symptoms such as abnormal vaginal bleeding after menopause or lack of menstrual cycles
  3. A women is experiencing infertility 
  4. A women is having symptoms of menopause like hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia
  5. If a menopausal women is taking hormone replacement therapy, estradiol is tested to monitor treatment 
  6. In boys, it is ordered when a boy has delayed puberty characterized by delayed development of muscle mass, lack of body hair, delayed growth of testis or penis

Precautions

  • No special preparation required

What Results of Estradiol mean?

Interpretations

           Increased level of estradiol can be seen in:


  • Increased level of estradiol in girls and women may indicate either early or precocious puberty or tumor of the ovary 
  • Increased level of estradiol in boys and men indicates enlarged breasts, delayed puberty or testicular tumor 
  • Decreased level of estardiol in women is usually seen in Turner syndrome, ovarian dysfunction, failing pregnancy, polycystic ovarian syndrome 


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Gen-X Diagnostics is a unit of ARA Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. founded by leading applied research scientist Dr. Rama Mukherjee. Gen-X specializes in the field of molecular diagnostics, focusing on the development of genetic, biological and molecular diagnostic services. It is one of the first of its kind R&D Company focusing on development of genetic, biological and molecular diagnostic services with an intention to assisting its global partners in shortening the cycle and lowering the cost of drug discovery and development by providing cost effective and efficient co-development and outlicencing solution. Gen X Diagnostics is a unique leading Molecular Diagnostics in India offering a wide range of tests for infectious diseases, transplantation medicine, prenatal diagnostics, cancer, genetic disorder, metabolic and hormonal disorders. Gen-X Diagnostics has started its diagnostics operation from Dec 2007. We do reflect a commitment to improving the lives through the delivery of innovative diagnosis and therapeutic products that enable and provide optimal care.

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