PRL - Overview: Prolactin, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: PRL    
Prolactin, Serum

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

Aiding in evaluation of pituitary tumors, amenorrhea, galactorrhea, infertility, and hypogonadism


Monitoring therapy of prolactin-producing tumors

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

Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

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


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

Prolactin, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

PRL (Prolactin)
Prolactin (PRL)