Female hormone profile (Oestrogen, progesterone and testosterone levels in saliva)
|Test Details for Ordering|
|Test||Female hormone profile RHYTHM (Oestrogen, progesterone and testosterone levels in saliva)|
|Sample required||saliva samples|
|To order this test, please, go to Ordering Tests. |
Please, make sure you have read When not to use this website to ascertain whether having this test is an appropriate and safe course of action for you.
There is no need to use a courier service if returning samples to the laboratory within the UK - simply use Royal Mail 1st class service or Next Day Guaranteed delivery. However, if you wish you can use the service offered by Genova Diagnostics, called Streetwise courier service. The test kit will have details of that service and the paperwork. Genova Diagnostics will charge you for this service. Current Streetwise delivery fee payable to Genova Diagnostics is £12.
This is a salivary test which measures female sex hormones during a menstural cycle.
Oestradiol and progesterone levels are plotted from 12 samples taken during one monthly cycle and testosterone levels are measured from a single sample.
Containers for the saliva samples, request form, envelope
- The test kit contains detailed instructions.
- Post the samples using 1st class Royal Mail service in the packaging materials provided, making sure that the laboratory request form is sent along with the samples. There is no need to use a courier service if sending samples within the UK.
- Please, note that there is an interpretation fee for my letter to your GP. See Ordering Tests for more details.