Normal Testosterone Levels: Misconceptions

Normal Testosterone Levels: Misconceptions

The term “normal” when referring to testosterone levels is somewhat of a misnomer, as there is a wide range of what is considered normal. It’s important to note that normal testosterone levels can vary significantly among individuals. Therefore, the term “normal” when referring to testosterone levels is somewhat misleading. There is a wide range of […]

Reasons for variances in lab test results

Reasons for variances in lab test results

Advantages and Difficulties of Hormone Testing There are many reasons why different laboratories may produce different ranges of hormone biomarkers. The reasons can vary and include the following: Lab testing assays Several types of assays can be used for hormone testing, including radioimmunoassay (RIA), enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS). RIA […]