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Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins

Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Thyrotropin receptor antibodies, thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulins, TRAb (TSH receptor antibodies).

Common Use:
To differentiate between antibodies that stimulate or inhibit thyroid hormone production related to disorders such as Graves’ disease.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a red-top tube.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Animal cell transfection with luciferase marker) Less than 130% of basal activity.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425411/all/Thyroid_Stimulating_Immunoglobulins.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425411/all/Thyroid_Stimulating_Immunoglobulins. Accessed April 26, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425411/all/Thyroid_Stimulating_Immunoglobulins
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 26]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425411/all/Thyroid_Stimulating_Immunoglobulins.
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