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Testosterone is secreted to the plasma and also carried to Sertoli cells by androgen-binding protein (ABP). In Sertoli cells, the ∆-4 double bond of testosterone is reduced, producing dihydrotestosterone (DHT). Testosterone and DHT are carried in the plasma, and delivered to target tissue, by a specific gonadal steroid-binding globulin (GBG). In a number of target tissues, testosterone can be converted to DHT. DHT is the most potent of the male steroid hormones, with an activity that is 10 times that of testosterone.

Anterior pituitary: • FSH • LH. • Ovaries: • 17-β oestradiol • progesterone. In addition, fine tuning is provided by inhibin, activin, follistatin, and various growth factors. Ovulation is achieved through the synchronization of the timing of release and quantity of the various hormones involved, which change throughout the cycle as a result of feedback mechanisms. Fig. 1 is a very simple representation of the origin, target organ, and feedback mechanisms involving the hypothalamic–pituitary–ovarian axis, and Fig.

If no bleed: • FSH—raised in premature ovarian failure, very low in hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism, normal or low normal in PCOS. • Prolactin (may be only slightly raised in PCOS). To exclude other causes of hyperandrogenism if suspected • If severe or rapid onset of symptoms/signs of virilization: • Total testosterone, free androgen index (normal to moderately raised in PCOS but very high with tumours), DHEAS (very high with adrenal tumours). Ultrasound/MRI examination of ovaries and adrenals where indicated.

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