Testosterone, Free (Dialysis) and Total, MS

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Testosterone, Free (Dialysis) measures the amount of freely circulating testosterone in the blood, while Testosterone, Total, MS provides the total amount of testosterone in the blood. Both tests are used to measure an individual’s testosterone levels, which are important for development of male characteristics and reproductive function in men.

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Testosterone, Free (Dialysis) and Total, MS are two different tests that are used to measure the amount of testosterone in an individual’s blood. Testosterone is an important hormone that is responsible for the development of male characteristics and reproductive function. Testosterone, Free (Dialysis) measures the amount of freely circulating testosterone in the blood, while Testosterone, Total, MS provides the total amount of testosterone in the blood. These tests may be required in order to assess an individual’s health, as testosterone plays an important role in many bodily functions. High or low levels of testosterone can signify different health risks, such as infertility, erectile dysfunction, and cardiovascular illness. These tests can help diagnose hormonal imbalances, inform treatment decisions, and guide lifestyle changes to help maintain hormone levels and overall health.

FAQ's

AM I REQUIRED TO FAST?

You must fast at least twelve (12) hours prior to having your specimen collected.

IS A DOCTOR’S ORDER REQUIRED?

YES!

HOW LONG UNTIL MY RESULTS COME BACK?

LabCorp Not using insurance: Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected. If using insurance, the results may take longer.

Quest Diagnostics: Could take up to 10 business days.

Insurance Lab Requisition: Time frame varies depending on state.

DO I NEED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO HAVE MY LABS DRAWN?

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

Viking sends a copy of your Blood Test Order (Lab Requisition), electronically, to LabCorp or Quest depending on the choice you made.  A copy of the Blood Test Order will be sent to you via email. Please allow 24 hours or one business day for our staff to process your request.   It would be wise to bring the order with you to the lab as a reference when you arrive for your Lab appointment.

Make your appointment for a “Lab Draw” at your lab of choice.

LabCorp Locations and contact information: LabCorp Locations

Quest Locations and contact information: Quest Locations

HOW CAN I RECEIVE MY RESULTS?

Viking follows all HIPAA guidelines and state regulations regarding distribution of test results. You can choose to have your test results emailed or faxed. Patients can also create a patient portal via LabCorp/Quest and have access to their results online.

IF I HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT MY TEST RESULTS, WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?

We recommend setting up a consultation via our website with our VIKING medical staff.  https://vikingalternative.com/schedule-consultation