Gynecology Book


Mid-Luteal Serum Progesterone

Aka: Mid-Luteal Serum Progesterone, Day 21 Serum Progesterone
  1. See Also
    1. Serum Progesterone
  2. Indication
    1. Confirmation of Ovulation
  3. Technique
    1. Regular cycles
      1. Obtain Serum Progesterone on Day 21 of cycle
    2. Irregular cycles
      1. Obtain Serum Progesterone 7 days before anticipated Menses onset
      2. Repeat serum pregesterone level weekly until Menses occur
  4. Interpretation
    1. Serum Progesterone >5 ng/ml (15.8 nmol/L) suggests Ovulation
    2. Serum Progesterone <4 ng/ml suggests Ovulation did not occur
  5. References
    1. Guermandi (2001) Obstet Gynecol 97:92-6 [PubMed]

serum progesterone luteal phase (C2041373)

Concepts Laboratory Procedure (T059)
English serum progesterone luteal phase (lab test), serum progesterone (luteal phase), serum progesterone luteal phase, serum progesterone level during luteal phase
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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