Thyroglobulin & antibodies
Thyroglobulin is a binding protein for thyroid hormones within the thyroid gland matrix. Thyroglobulin antibodies are measured at the same time to evaluate if any assay interference is present.
|Tube||01 (SE) - Serum Gel|
|Additional Information||Thyroglobulin should not be confused with Thyroxine-binding globulin, a carrier protein responsible for carrying the thyroid hormones in the blood.|
|Turn Around||A&E: N/A
Day Case: N/A
Out-Patient: 168 Hours
|Send to||Blood Sciences LGI|
|Contact||For further details please contact Leeds Pathology customer services: firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Collection Con||Samples received must be less than 24hrs old for testing. Instructions for lab staff: Centrifuge the sample and aliquot the serum. Store in reception freezer.
Minimum volume 500ul of serum.
|Ref. Range Notes||Blood Sciences Refernce ranges available through the useful information and links page:https://www.leedsth.nhs.uk/a-z-of-services/pathology/blood-sciences/useful-information-and-links/|