|Category||Biochemistry >> Endocrinology|
Up to 20 % of the population has auto-antibodies to thyroglobulin. They may interfere in measurement of thyroglobulin and are therefore measured at the same time to aid in interpretation of results.
Tested with thyroglobulin to aid in interpretation of results for monitoring of thyroid cancers.
|Sample & container required||SST (gold top), serum (red top) or heparin (green top)|
|Sample volume||0.5 mL|
Stable at 2-8°C for 24 hours. Please freeze pending dispatch for analysis.
|Turnaround time||10 days|
Grossly haemolysed samples are unsuitable for this assay.