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Scientific staff
Evangelia Kouskouni      Assoc. Prof of Biopathology 
 Demetrios Rizos              Asist. Prof of Clinical Chemistry

Technical staff:
Theodora Bekiari
Georgia Zisi


Tests that are performed in Hormone Laboratory

Hormonal tests for pituitary-gonadal axis
• Luteinizing hormone (LH)
• Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
• 17-b-Estradiol (E2)
• Progesterone (PG)
• Prolactin (PRL)
• Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG)
• D4-Androstendione
• Total testosterone
• Free Androgen Index

• Insulin

Hormonal tests for pituitary-adrenal axis

• Cortisol (serum)
• Cortisol (urine)
• Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEA-S)
• 17-OH-Progesterone

Hormonal tests for pituitary-thyroid axis

• Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
• Thyroxin (T4)
• Triiodothyronine (T3)
• Free thyroxin (FT4)
• Free Triiodothyronine (FT3)
• Free thyroxin index (FTI)
• Anti-TPO antibodies
• Anti-TG antibodies
• Thyroglobulin (TG)
• Anti-TSH-R antibodies (TSI)

Hormonal tests in pregnancy

• Pregnancy test (serum-urine)
• Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
• Free subunit of hCG (Fb-hCG)
• Total Estriol (E3)
• Free Estriol (uE3)
• a-Fetoprotein (AFP)
• Progesterone (PG)
• Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A)

Prenatal screening for chromosomal abnormalities of the embryo
• a-test: (hCG, AFP, uE3). second trimester of pregnancy (15th to 20th week of pregnancy)
• Combined test (Fb-hCG, PAPP-A, nuchal translucency). First trimester of pregnancy (10th to 14th week of pregnancy)
• Integrated test (markers of the 1st and 2nd trimester)
• a-Fetoprotein (serum, amniotic fluid)

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