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LH (Luteinising Hormone)

Book LH (Luteinising Hormone) Appointment Online at the best price in Delhi/NCR from Ganesh Diagnostic. NABL & NABH Accredited Diagnostic centre in Delhi offering a wide range of Radiology & Pathology tests. Get Free Ambulance & Free Sample collection from Home. 24 Hour Open.

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What is the Luteinising Hormone Test?

You get this test to see how much luteinizing hormone (LH) is in your blood. Hormones made by the pituitary gland play essential roles in both the male and female reproductive systems. LH is one of them. LH and another hormone called FSH work together to control sexual functions. Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH) level is also often checked with LH.

Women can get their LH levels checked to determine when they are most likely to get pregnant. An LH test may be ordered more than once to determine when the eggs will be released and increase the chances of pregnancy.

Why Luteinising Hormone done? 

Your doctor may recommend an LH test for the following reasons

  • Femmes infertile (difficulty in getting pregnant)
  • Irregular menstrual cycle
  • Menstrual cycle absence (amenorrhea)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pituitary disorders in men and women
  • Hypothalamic disorders in men and women
  • Men with low testosterone
  • Sex desire in guys
  • Men's Muscle Mass
  • Male testicles malformed or missing


You'll have blood extracted from an arm vein. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • No preparation is needed.
  • Please give the final day of your period while collecting your sample.
  • Females prefer sampling on day 2 or 3 of menstruation.

Required documents for Luteinising Hormone Test

  • Doctor prescription. 
  • A valid government ID.

After care

No particular type of care is required.

Cost of Luteinising Hormone Test in Delhi

The Luteinising Hormone Test cost varies INR 200 to INR 1500 by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centres like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

Test Type LH (Luteinising Hormone)

Luteinising Hormone (LH) Test (Hormones)


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Test Price ₹ 350 ₹ 700
Frequently Asked Questions

During the phase of puberty, the LH stimulates both the ovaries and the testes to make high level of testosterone. In ovary, the testosterone is then converted into estrogen. These hormones can cause changes which related to any sexual development.

The LH levels surge happens just before the ovulation phase, with signaling of the most fertile period of female's menstrual cycle. To identify your fertile period, most of the people can also check their LH levels at home. They could also do this by using the ovulation urine tests.

The Luteinizing hormone is part of the neurological pathway that comprises of the hypothalamus, your pituitary gland, along with gonads. In this pathway, the LH would be released and stimulated bythe gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) and it is also inhibited by theestrogen in females along with testosterone in males.

To verify the normal range. In Men: 1.24 to 7.8 IU/mL. While in women, Women, the follicular phase of the menstrual cycle: 1.68 to 15 IU/mL. In Women, during midcycle peak: 21.9 to 56.6 IU/mL.

The Luteinizing hormone (LH) and the follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) deficiency leads to the following symptoms:

  • Hot flashes
  • Irregular periods
  • No periods
  • Fatigue
  • Loss of pubic hair
  • Not being able to breastfeed
  • Erectile dysfunction in Men
  • Mood changes

Typically, it could be seen that in people to see a positive OPK for a few days after its initial positive test. Most of the women here experience it for up to the period of 72 hours, while the LH surge is still present in their urine. In fact, it is seen that almost always, there is a minute amount of luteinizing hormone in the urine. This is why the test would have a control line.

You could get yourself tested at Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Center. We would be happy to assist you in getting your sample by trained staff and technicians.

Yes, everybody is eligible for a FREE Home Sample Collection from Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Center. Our trained phlebotomist would draw your sample from the convenience of your home. We also provide online support and would send your reports digitally on your phone through whatsapp as well.

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