DHT (Dihydrotestosterone) Hormone
Fasting Required: No

Specimen: Blood

Lab: Quest Diagnostics

Results: 5-7 business days
Note: Result turnaround times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

Description: DHT is a steroid hormone that plays an important role in sexual development, function, and health. Increased levels are one of the primary causes of hair loss in men and women. DHT can also contribute to an enlarged prostate and prostate cancer.

Alternative Name(s): DHT