Testosterone Testing for Female Patients: Traps, Tips and Trends



About this Webinar

Date: Saturday, June 07, 2070

Author: Nakamoto, Jon M., MD, PhD
Laboratory Medical Director
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, San Juan Capistrano, CA
Associate Professor (Voluntary) of Pediatrics and Endocrinology
University of California, San Diego
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Category: Videos

Description: Jon Nakamoto, MD, PhD compares and contrasts current testosterone assays and discusses appropriate testosterone testing for female patients, including several clinical case studies focused on a variety of conditions.

Learning objectives:
• Communicate the proper application of specific diagnostic tests and test methodologies for patients with potential or known endocrine disorders
• Discuss different methods by which testosterone can be measured and identify which are most appropriate for women seeking evaluation for conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome