Estradiol (e2)

Sample Type Blood
Pre-test Information No special preparation is required for the test.
Report Delivery Same Day
Price ₹ 720
This test is performed to determine the ovulating hypogonadism and oligomenorrhea in the women. The test examines the status of the ovary and is used to find the follicle development during IVF. In the males, the test is used to evaluate feminization such as Gynecomastia. The precocious and delayed puberty in the women can also be assessed by this test. It can also be used to monitor dosage of the female hormone replacement therapy along with anti-estrogen therapy in the post menopausal women.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

E2 together with gonadotropins is used in evaluating menstrual and fertility problems in women; in the evaluation of gynecomastia or feminization due to estrogen-producing tumors, menstrual cycle irregularities and sexual maturity in female patients and in the monitoring of human menopausal gonadotropin therapy. Oral contraceptives inhibit physiological increase. Estradiol values in pregnant women may be affected by high levels of estriol, such as those present in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy.