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Test ID: TGAB    
Thyroglobulin Antibody, Serum

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Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011


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

An adjunct to anti-thyroid peroxidase (anti-TPO) autoantibody (TPO / Thyroperoxidase [TPO] Antibodies, Serum), antithyrotropin-receptor autoantibody (THYRO / Thyrotropin Receptor Antibody, Serum), and thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulin (TSI / Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulin [TSI], Serum) measurements in the diagnosis of autoimmune thyroid diseases: Hashimoto disease, postpartum thyroiditis, neonatal hypothyroidism, and Graves disease


Identification of potentially unreliable serum thyroglobulin measurements in the follow-up of patients with differentiated follicular-cell derived thyroid carcinomas

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

Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

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

Thyroglobulin Antibody, S

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

Anit-Thyroglobulin Antibody
Anti-Thyroglobulin Antibody
TG (Thyroglobulin)
TG (Thyroglobulin) Antibody
Thyroglobulin Antibody