Lab Test : Thyroid Peroxidase Autoantibodies (A-TPO)

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Alternate:Anti TPO
Includes:Thyroid peroxidase autoantibodies
Department:Chemistry
Phone:(937) 641-3428
SQ Code:ATMAC
Available:Mon - Fri, first shift only
Turnaround:48 hours
Specimen:Blood
Volume:1.0 mL
Container:4 mL red top tube
Temperature:Transport to the laboratory within 30 minutes.
Rejection:N/A
Normal:less than 2.0 IU/mL
Uses:The detection of thyroid peroxidase autoantibodies and thyroglobulin autoantibodies, and the measurement of thyroid stimulating hormone, has been used in determining the diagnosis and management of autoimmune thyroid disorders.
Limitations:N/A
Method:Sandwich chemiluminescence immunoassay
 

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