LH - Overview: Luteinizing Hormone (LH), Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: LH    
Luteinizing Hormone (LH), Serum

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

An adjunct in the evaluation of menstrual irregularities


Evaluating patients with suspected hypogonadism


Predicting ovulation


Evaluating infertility


Diagnosing pituitary disorders

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

Immunoenzymatic Assay 

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


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

Luteinizing Hormone (LH), S

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

Interstitial Cell Stimulating Hormone
Leuteotropic Hormone
Luteotropic Hormone
Pituitary gonadotropins
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)