What is a Testosterone (Total) test?
The testosterone total test analyses the level of the hormone testosterone in your blood. Testosterone is a sex hormone that is mainly found in men but can also be found in women (in small amounts). This test analyses testosterone levels (both free and bound) in the blood.
When is the Testosterone (Total) recommended?
It is recommended:The testosterone test may be performed on men or anyone with a penis if the person has symptoms that suggest a low testosterone level, such as the early or late onset of puberty, erectile dysfunction, fertility problems, osteoporosis, or thinning of the bones, a decrease in sex drive, masculine physical features, excessive body hair, abnormal uterine bleeding, or no menstruation.
What does it measure?
The Testosterone (Total) test measures:The level of the hormone testosterone in the blood.In men or anyone with a penis, testosterone is produced by the testicles and the adrenal gland, and it controls the development of the sperm and male sex characteristics. In women or anyone with ovaries, testosterone is produced by the ovaries in a small amount, the adrenal gland, and other tissues, and it aids in overall growth and development.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 6 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Testosterone (Total) test in Bangalore?
The cost of the Testosterone (Total) test in Bangalore is Rs. 600.
How often should I get tested for the Testosterone (Total) test?
The Testosterone (Total) test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Testosterone (Total) test?
Male: 132–813 ng/dLFemale: 5.71–77.0 ng/dL
What is the type of sample required?
We require a blood sample for this test.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for a Testosterone (Total) test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Testosterone (Total) test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Testosterone (Total) test in Bangalore?
Log into www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time booked by you.
Why should I book a Testosterone (Total) test with Orange Health Labs in Bangalore?
Orange Health Labs is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Bangalore. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR-approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!