Women with higher levels of DHT may show irregular patterns of hair loss. It is recommended that individuals on testosterone supplementation therapy should monitor testosterone levels on a regular basis to help make sure that testosterone levels stay within a therapeutic optimal range.
Test Preparation For Optimal Results:
No fasting required.
Disclaimer: A health care provider should evaluate a deviation from normal.This blood test measures Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) levels in the blood. DHT is a very active form of testosterone in men and is required for male sexual development and function. Aging men tend to have higher levels of DHT, which lead to problems such as hair loss and prostate dysfunction.