Blood Sciences Test


Ovarian Antibodies

Specimen

Serum

Special Instructions

Minimum sample volume: 3 ml

Test Usage

This is a useful test for identifying primary autoimmune ovarian failure as a cause of infertility and may be found in 15-50% of patients with premature ovarian failure. Patients may also be positive for adrenal antibodies.

Turnaround time

Monthly

Availability

Referred Test

Assayed By

This investigation is performed at the Immunology Department, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield. S5 7YT

Specimen Labelling Procedure