I just had some hormone testing done to see if I'm going into menopause. I had a uterine ablation done about 10 years ago and now I haven't had a period for 2 months with the couple of months before that I had one every 2 weeks. My LT was 28.3, FSH 4.7 and Estradiol 1020...I was worried about the high estradiol. Can you tell me anything?
I have done 2 preg test that were neg...
Hormone testing isn't very useful during perimenopause since hormones can fluctuate so much during those years. FSH and estrogen levels can even fluctuate between menopausal and reproductive. Regardless of what blood work shows, you are not menopausal until you have gone a full year without a period. Of course, in cases where ablation stops periods completely, one cannot go by the "full year without a period" rule. They may need to check FSH and estrogen levels over a period of time.
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