There are number of blood tests for hair loss which can determine the real reason behind the loss of hair. Hair loss is a condition that can affect both men and women. Whereas in the case of women, a variety of conditions and bodily changes might cause severe hair loss. Male pattern baldness is a congenital condition that causes the majority of hair loss in men.
At Pro Diagnostics, best pathology lab in pune, we provide these blood tests for hair loss at best rates with accurate & genuine results. We also provide home sample collection service in pune.
There are a few diagnostic tests that can be performed to determine the true cause of female hair loss. It usually occurs as a result of another illness in the body. In the event of hair loss, you should undergo diagnostic examinations.
There are several hormones which you can screen in case of having massive hair loss. They are Prolactin, Testosterone, DHEA, DHT, luteinizing hormone and follicular stimulating hormone. Blood tests for these hormone can provide you hormone levels in the body.
Thyroid Level Test:
This is another most important test which you can go for; they are T3, T4, and TSH. You should check the levels of these hormones.
Serum Iron, Serum Ferritin:
These tests can help you to detect the exact levels of the components like serum iron and serum ferritin. Abnormalities of the above can lead to hair fall.
This test generally gives you the result of the complete blood count of your body.
Getting affected by Syphilis can lead you to the condition of hair loss. The VDRL test can be therefore important in case of the diagnosis.
Vitamin deficiency of Vitamin B12 or Vitamin D can lead to hair loss. So vitamin blood tests should be done.
Your doctor can check your testosterone, cortisol, and thyroid blood levels to determine if one of these hormone imbalances could be causing your hair loss.
According to the American Hair Loss Association, the following hormones can cause hair loss:
High or low thyroid hormone.
Iron deficiency (ID) is the world’s most common nutritional deficiency and is a well-known cause of hair loss.
Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D deficiency can also lead to hair loss.
At Pro diagnostics pathology lab we provide blood tests for hair loss.
Cbc test cost is ₹250
Thyroid Tests (T3, T4, TSH) cost is ₹500
Iron Studies test cost is (Serum Iron & TIBC) ₹450
Ferritin Test cost is ₹650
Vitamin B12 test cost is ₹700
Vitamin D test cost is ₹1600
DHT test cost is ₹2500
Prolactin test cost is ₹900
FSH test cost is ₹400
LH test cost is ₹400
Testosterone test cost ₹500
VDRL test for syphilis cost is ₹250
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About Author -
Dr. Chaitrangi Paranjape, MD Pathology, she is the owner and chief pathologist at PRO diagnostics , Pune. She has more than 10 years of experience and she has worked with many renowned diagnostic centers and medical institutes including Metropolis, Nucleus, Pioneer, Sunrise diagnostics, Bharti Vidyapeeth Medical college, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences. Currently she is also working at Institute of Infectious Diseases.
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Yes. Home Collection Services for blood samples are available at Pro Diagnostics, Pathology Lab.
A doctor’s prescription is not mandatory to get the test done. You can also consult our expert doctor before you undergo any tests. Call us at 9856620620 for doctor consultation.
Dr. Chaitrangi Paranjape, is the chief consultant pathologist at Pro Diagnostics Pathology Lab Pune. She has more than 10+ years of experience in pathology.
Your blood samples or any pathological sample are processed at our central pathology at Kothrud. Get Direction.
Most of the reports are delivered to you within 12 hours from the time of sample collection.
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