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Volume 41, Issue 2
Publication date: August 1, 2015
August 1, 2018
AMH, FSH, and AFC: The ABCs of Ovarian Reserve Testing for the Generalist
Nanette F. Santoro, MD (Moderator)
Professor and E. Stewart Taylor Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado
Marcelle I. Cedars, MD
Director and Professor, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
Karl Hansen, MD, PhD
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Section of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
Understand the different ovarian reserve tests (anti-Müllerian hormone [AMH], follicle-stimulating hormone [FSH], estradiol, and antral follicle count [AFC]) and how best to use them.
Develop a differential diagnosis for a woman with abnormal ovarian reserve testing.
Describe the effect of maternal age on ovarian reserve tests and the associated changes in prognosis.
Interpret correctly a panel of ovarian reserve tests in women of varying reproductive ages.
Select the appropriate tests on which to base fertility prognosis when the test results do not agree.