Thyroglobulin antibody

Alphabetical Test listing

Thyroglobulin antibody-1654

Effective March 26, 2020 -

Temporary testing schedule and TAT:

Days set up: Tu, Fr

TAT: 2 - 5 days

  
Thyroglobulin antibody
  
1654
  
86800.0
  
TGAB
  
Anti-thyroglobulin antibody
  

An adjunct to anti-thyroid peroxidase (anti-TPO) autoantibody, antithyrotropin-receptor autoantibody, and thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulin measurements in the diagnosis of autoimmune thyroid diseases: Hashimoto disease, postpartum thyroiditis, neonatal hypothyroidism, and Graves disease.

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

If specimen will not reach the AHL Central lab within 48 hours of collection, transfer the serum or plasma to an AHL False Bottom Screw Cap Serum/Plasma transfer vial and freeze.

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
EDTA plasma
  
  

Lt green - spin

Lavender - spin and separate

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL)

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 48 hours

Frozen - 30 days

Ambient - NO

  
AHL - Immunology
  
Mo, We, Fr
  
2 - 3 days
  

Immunoenzymatic Assay

  

< 4.0 IU/mL

  
86800
  
No
  
06/05/2013
  
09/12/2018