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The parathyroid hormone is released daily, with the highest levels during sleep and the lowest levels during lunchtime. Because of the inverse link with vitamin D, parathyroid hormone secretion also follows a seasonal pattern. Low vitamin D levels are commonly reported throughout the winter and in gloomy weather due to insufficient sunshine. This PTH blood test Seemapuri usually requires no preparation. Some doctors, however, do request that their patients fast. The cost of a parathyroid hormone test Seemapuri varies depending on location and facility. Many laboratories conduct safe home collection for PTH tests Seemapuri
Additional tests may be ordered if the Intact Parathyroid Hormone test results are abnormal: Blood Calcium Test Electrolyte Panel Test Kidney Function Tests
If your calcium test results are not average, you may require a PTH test. This test may also be needed if you experience symptoms of too much or too little calcium in your blood.
A healthcare expert will use a tiny needle to draw blood from a vein in your arm. A small amount of blood is collected in a test tube following needle insertion. You may feel a tiny sting when the needle goes in or out.
Normal values are 10 to 55 picograms per milliliter (pg/mL)