A More Accurate Way to Assess LDL-C
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The standard calculation for LDL-C can underestimate a patient’s LDL-C level, leading to possible undertreatment of some high-risk patients. Quest is the first major commercial laboratory to offer the new Martin-Hopkins Calculation for LDL-C, a novel, more accurate estimate to inform clinical decision-making. Read the Seth Martin, MD article

Endocrinology - Test Selection and Interpretation
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Find information relating to test selection, utilization, and interpretation of more than 170 of the endocrine-related tests performed at Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute. Access Endocrinology Manual.

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Infertility in Women
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PCOS is the number one cause of infertility in women and often goes undiagnosed. We offer a complete PCOS testing portfolio. Read More.

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Dr. Richard E. Reitz, MD

Dr. Reitz, Medical Director, is part of our Quest Diagnostics Medical and Scientific Team. He specializes in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine. See more about professional consults.

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Testosterone Testing for Female Patients: Traps, Tips and Trends

Jon Nakamoto, MD, PhD, compares and contrasts testosterone assays and appropriate testosterone testing for female patients, including several clinical case studies focused on a variety of conditions. Read More.

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Michael F. Holick, MD, PhD discusses vitamin D

Presentation Vitamin D discussion: its importance for bone health and reducing risk of chronic illnesses including autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases, deadly cancers, as well as discussing the diagnosis, treatment and measurement.

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Tests for Drug-Resistant Hypertension

Adrenal disorders are sometimes the underlying cause of drug-resistant hypertension. Our Aldosterone and Plasma Renin Activity tests by LC/MS/MS provide better accuracy than currently available immunoassay tests. Read More.