Hair Loss Blood Test
- Iron Status
- Thyroid Hormones
Hormones (2 Biomarkers)
Proteins (1 Biomarker)
Iron Status (1 Biomarker)
Thyroid Hormones (2 Biomarkers)
Inflammation (1 Biomarker)
Special instructionsPlease take your sample in the morning. CRP levels can be affected by infection, inflammation, and illness. If you are taking this test because you have recently developed symptoms or they are worsening you should discuss these with your doctor. We suggest taking your test when any short-term change in your symptoms have settled. Avoid taking a finger-prick sample from a finger used to handle hormone-gels or hormone-pessaries in the past 4 weeks. Do not take biotin supplements for 2 days prior to this test. If you are taking prescribed biotin you should discuss this with your doctor.
There can be many different causes of hair loss including age and genetics, which can lead to male or female pattern baldness and autoimmune conditions such as alopecia areata. Our Hair Loss Home Blood Test is an ideal profile to help identify any health issues that could be causing hair loss. This profile includes tests for testosterone, SHBG and the free androgen index to check for any imbalances, TSH and T4 to monitor your thyroid health and ferritin to investigate your iron status.
Why take this test?
- You are experiencing thinning hair and hair loss and wish to investigate the possible reasons why
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