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What does it mean if these blood tests come back 'see doctor'?

(5 Posts)
BettyButterknife Thu 18-Jul-13 15:08:14

They are FSH, LH, and binding globulin. Google searches are boggling my mind.

Thumbwitch Thu 18-Jul-13 15:09:41

It means that the doctor will explain what they mean to you. It doesn't necessarily mean anything bad though.

BettyButterknife Thu 18-Jul-13 16:16:06

It is not me, it's a friend. Just wanted to do a bit of prep so I could help her out/talk to her with some understanding after her appointment.

digerd Thu 18-Jul-13 18:34:45

The FSH is usually to test for early menopause. I don't know LH or binding globulin.

AttilaTheMeerkat Thu 18-Jul-13 20:36:09

They may be checking to see if PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) is an issue. This is a common problem and can and does affect fertility.

SHBG can also be checked for with regards to PCOS as the levels are often elevated.

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