Hirsutism is defined as excessive growth of terminal hair in women and children in a distribution similar to that in post pubertal men. True hirsutism which is androgen responsive has to be distinguished from hypertrichosis. Causes can be ovarian, adrenal, endocrine, iatrogenic, familial & idiopathic.

  • Pre-test Information:

    An early morning specimen is preferred.

  • Report Delivery:

    Sample by Mon / Thu 9 am; Report Same Day