• Test

    LH response to GnRH blood test

    LH response to GnRH is a blood test to help determine if your pituitary gland can correctly respond to gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH). LH stands for...

  • Disease

    Lymphogranuloma venereum

    The lymphatic system filters fluid from around cells.  It is an important part of the immune system.  When people refer to swollen glands in the neck, they are usually referring to swollen lymph nodes.  Common areas where lymph nodes can be easily felt, especially if they are enlarged, are: the groin, armpits (axilla), above the clavicle (supraclavicular), in the neck (cervical), and the back of the head just above hairline (occipital).

    Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a sexually transmitted bacterial infection.