Days Set Up
Monday, Thursday
Analytic Time

8 hours

MiChart Code
Anti-Thyroglobulin Antibody
Soft Order Code
THYRG

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Synonyms

THYG
THYROGLOBULIN
Thyroglobulin, Tumor Marker, Serum
Thyroid Antibody and Thyroglobulin
Antithyroglobulin Antibody and Thyroglobulin

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay (immunoenzymatic)

Test Usage

Useful to assess presence of residual papillary-follicular carcinoma, thyroid, following resection

Reference Range

Thyroglobulin: 0.0 - 35.0 ng/mL; Thyroglobulin Antibody: 0 - 3 IU/mL.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Collect specimen in SST tube.

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and freeze.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
84432, 86800
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
57780-9 (group); 3013-0 (thyroglobulin), 56536-6 (thyroglobulin antibody)

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