Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)

Blood test for Follicle stimuating hormone

Follicle-stimulating hormone or FSH hormone testing is commonly done to check your reproductive potential. It is one of the two gonadotropic hormones (the other being luteinizing hormone) and is responsible for the development and function of ovaries in females and testes in males. It is basically the hormone responsible for producing mature eggs in the ovaries. During IVF treatment, FSH is the hormone in those injectable gonadotropins that help produce multiple eggs… Read More

Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH)

AMH testing

Anti-Müllerian hormone or AMH hormone levels are often tested to check the ovarian reserve in a woman. AMH plays an important role in the development of your sex organs at birth but it’s after puberty that it really becomes a test for fertility in women. This hormone is produced in the testicles of boys, preventing the development of female sex organs while in girls, the AMH remains low before puberty,… Read More