Thyroglobulin is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Tg.

Common Use:
To evaluate thyroid gland function related to disorders such as tumor, inflammation, structural damage, and cancer.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a gold-, red-, or red/gray-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Chemiluminescent enzyme immunoassay)

AgeConventional UnitsSI Units (Conventional Units × 1)
6 mo–3 yr7–50 ng/mL7–50 mcg/L
4–7 yr4–40 ng/mL4–40 mcg/L
8–17 yr0.8–27 ng/mL0.8–27 mcg/L
Adult–older adult0.5–40 ng/mL0.5–40 mcg/L

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