Sample type: Serum

Test name: LH a.k.a. Luteinising Hormone

Condition / Indication: Endocrine

Special precautions & notes: For females - sample at day 1 to 5 of cycle recommended

Reference range: Note new reference ranges from 14/11/22: Adult Male (and children 14+ years): 1.2-8.6 IU/L. Adult Female (and children 12+ years): follicular phase 2.1-10.9 IU/L, mid-cycle 19.2-103 IU/L, luteal Phase: 1.2-12.9 IU/L. See document below for Reference Ranges in Children.

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 5 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Section: Automated Laboratory

Turnaround time: 1 day