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Pituitary function profile

This is an important test that measures the levels of hormones produced by the pituitary gland.

Venous blood
6 tests included
2 days turnaround

£150.00

£139.00

About Pituitary function profile

What is the pituitary?

The pituitary gland is a gland in the brain responsible for the production, release and regulation of many hormones. These include growth hormone which is required for normal bone growth and cortisol which is involved in the stress response, metabolism and immune function.  

Why take the test?

This test measures the levels of hormones produced by the pituitary gland to assess its function and investigate hormone production.

 

What's tested

Hormones

How it works

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Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.

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Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.

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Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.

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