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Thyroglobulin Antibodies

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Thyroglobulin Antibodies
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Reference Range:

A negative result is <20 kU/L

Turnaround Time:

2 weeks

Comments:

Samples positive for Thyroglobulin Antibodies will be sent for Thyroglobulin measurement by radio-immunoassay, an alternative method, at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham.

Description:

Thyroglobulin antibodies is required for patients with Thyroid cancer where Thyroglobulin is being used as a tumour marker.

Vessels and Containers:

Serum gold-top

Special Precautions:

Minimum of 1ml. Freeze if delay in sending. Send at room temperature in first class post.