TGRP - Overview: Testosterone, Total and Free, Serum

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Test ID: TGRP    
Testosterone, Total and Free, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

This assay is the alternative, second-level test for suspected increases or decreases in physiologically active testosterone (preferred: TTBS / Testosterone, Total and Bioavailable, Serum); indications:

-Assessment of androgen status in cases with suspected or known sex hormone-binding globulin-binding abnormalities

-Assessment of functional circulating testosterone in early pubertal boys and older men

-Assessment of functional circulating testosterone in women with symptoms or signs of hyperandrogenism, but normal total testosterone levels

-Monitoring of testosterone therapy or antiandrogen therapy in older men and in females

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
FRTSTTestosterone, Free, SNoYes
TTSTTestosterone, Total, SYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

FRTST: Equilibrium Dialysis

TTST: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Testosterone, Total and Free, S