Why Should I get Tested?

Patients with:

  • Elevated triglycerides
  • Elevated blood pressure
  • Gynecomastia
  • Central obesity
  • High 5α-reductase activity on a 24-hr urine hormone profile
  • Over-aromatization of testosterone to estrogen in men
  • PCOS
  • Family history of diabetes or metabolic syndrome
  • Family or personal history of heart disease or vascular disease
  • History of gestational diabetes
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Sugar/carbohydrate cravings
  • Night waking
  • Skin tags
  • Osteoarthritis prior to age 50-55
  • Peyronie’s disease
  • Recurrent yeast/fungal infections
  • Lens opacities at early age