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Free and Total Testosterone can be used in the evaluation of testicular function where the testosterone binding proteins may have been altered during treatment. Testosterone is the main sex hormone in males and is responsible for masculine features or characteristics. Testosterone is made in the testes in males, the ovaries in females, and in the adrenal glands.
Patient Preparation: Discontinue any supplements containing Biotin for 72 hours prior to specimen collection.