TRIPLE TEST - FEMALE (COMBINED ANTERIOR PITUITARY ASSESSMENT) - (S)
Test Code: TRPF
This procedure is used to assess anterior pituitary hormone response to TRH, GnRH & insulin administration. It provides an assessment of overall pituitary function and reserve in patients with suspected hypothalamic &/or pituitary disease. This procedure is performed in the Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Investigation Unit.
Serum: 2.0 mL
Pediatric Serum: 0.8 mL
A descriptive report will be sent.
Endocrinology Consult Required
Follow lab instructions given on the Triple Test Female Requisition Form.