The Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) test, often known as the ‘PCOD’ test, is a frequent test recommended solely for women experiencing associated disorder symptoms. It is advised to take the test on the second or third day of the menstruation cycle for more reliable results.
The PCOD health assessment comprises seven crucial tests for screening various aspects related to the issue and determining the exact condition of the problem. The tests are with their role are listed below:
- DHEA & Total Testosterone: To determine androgen levels of the body.
- Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH) and Luteinizing Hormone (LH): For checking the body’s hormone levels.
- Thyroid test (TSH only): For organ evaluation.
- hbA1C: Risk Assessment by checking diabetes.
- Prolactin Level Analysis: for measuring prolactin levels in the body’s bloodstream.
This health assessment determines all inside-out insights into the condition. After the evaluation, the doctor might prescribe management plans and follow up treatments to cure or control the problem.