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Test ID: HTG1    
Thyroglobulin, Tumor Marker, Serum

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NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Follow-up of patients with differentiated thyroid cancers after thyroidectomy and ablation


An aid in determining the presence of thyroid metastasis to lymph nodes

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
HTGSThyroglobulin, Tumor Marker, SNoYes
TGABSThyroglobulin Antibody Screen, SNoYes

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

All specimens are screened for the presence of autoantibody to thyroglobulin.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

HTGS: Immunoenzymatic Assay

TGABS: Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Thyroglobulin, Tumor Marker, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Anti Thyroglobulin Antibody
HTG (Human Thyroglobulin)
TATC (Thyroglobulin Assay for Thy Cancer)
TG (Thyroglobulin)
Thyroglobulin Antibody
Thyroglobulin Assay for Thyroid Cancer
Thyroglobulin HTC (Human Thyro)