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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / Thyroglobulin

Thyroglobulin

Brown clotted serum, gel barrier

TestThyroglobulin
Common AbbreviationsTHY
ProfileNA
Tube typeBrown clotted serum, gel barrier
Clinical IndicationThyroglobulin is used as a tumour marker for thyroid cancer. It does not have any diagnostic utility in other thyroid diseases.
Specimen TypeBlood
Sample typeSerum
Minimum Volume1mL
Special PrecautionsNo special requirements
StabilityContact Referral Laboratory
Turnaround Time2 weeks
LaboratorySt James's University Hospital Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7TF 0113 392 3285
Reference IntervalContact Referral Laboratory
LimitationsContact Referral Laboratory
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