This test measures levels of DHEAS in the blood. DHEAS is a hormone produced in the adrenal glands. It is converted to testosterone and estrogen. The DHEAS test is used to evaluate adrenal function, and investigate symptoms like tiredness, weakness, & weight loss.
DHEAS is measured to evaluate adrenal function and certain adrenal tumours, signs of imbalanced hormones or excess facial and body hair in girls and women, or early puberty in boys.
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