SEX HORMONE BINDING GLOBULIN (SHBG)

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Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) transports hormones like testosterone, estradiol and dihydrotestosterone in the blood as biologically inactive forms. Changes in its levels can affect the amount of hormone that is available to be used by the body. Level of SHBG in the blood is used for the evaluation of androgen deficiency or excess.