Test includes thyroglobulin antibody and thyroid peroxidase antibody
It is recommended that both Thyroglobulin (antibody) and Thyroid Peroxidase Antibody be ordered together as in Thyroid Antibody Group, Serum since autoimmune thyroiditis may demonstrate a response to antigens other than thyroid microsomes.
1 yellow-top SST tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of serum). Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.
Analytical Time: 2 days
Days Set Up: Monday through Friday
86376 – thyroid microsomal antibodies
86800 – thyroglobulin antibodies