PCOD (POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN DISEASE) PANEL
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a clinical entity associated with enlarged ovaries, infertility, hirsutism, obesity and amenorrhoea. This syndrome is characterized by normal / low levels of FSH with elevated levels of LH & Testosterone. Females with PCOD have a greater frequency of hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance.
Overnight fasting is mandatory. Collect specimen 4 hrs after the patient has awakened.