Follicle stimulating hormone

What is Follicle stimulating hormone?

It is a hormone secreted by the pituitary gland and helps in development of the follicles in the ovary.

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Hi, can you help at all, is it possible to have a test to see if you are going through the menopause at all, I am only 41 but am really stuffling...

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Yes, there are tests that can give an indication as to whether you are entering menopause...

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I have had a day 21 progestorone test done. Do these tests mean I ovulate:

Serum FSH level 3.3 (low)
LH level 3.9
Serum Progesterone Day 21 of 27...

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Yes you are ovulating and conceive naturally.

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Thanks for writing to us about it.

I can understand your concern,...

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Hello doctor, Im 52 yrs old. I have very large fibroids. In May 2013 I had FSH value 28.1. In Feb 2014 the FSH was 53 (two days ago). In between...

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Do not worry, get hysteroscopy done

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I understand your concern.

You have informed that you have multiple...

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