What is Androstenedione (A4) test
The Androstenedione test can help to detect the cause of high testosterone levels in women. Also to monitor the growth of any medication or treatment.
When to get tested?
If a woman is having androstenedione symptoms such as early puberty, virilizing syndrome or relapse of menstrual cycle in post-menopausal stage, then you need to take this test. Androstenedione test price is very low.
A blood sample will be taken from a vein of your arm. You can book the Androstenedione (A4) test online.
No preparation is needed. However, for menstruating women there may be some specific instruction applied at the time of sample collection.
Increased Androstenedione level indicates adrenal cancer, congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). Decreased androstenedione level indicates adrenal gland dysfunction, ovarian insufficiency. Find the Androstenedione (A4) test near you to get your test done.