TBGI - Overview: Thyroxine-Binding Globulin (TBG), Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: TBGI    
Thyroxine-Binding Globulin (TBG), Serum

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

Determination of thyroxine-binding globulin levels is particularly useful for cases in which total thyroid hormone levels do not correlate with the thyrometabolic status, most commonly with pregnancy or the use of contraceptive steroids

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

Solid-Phase Chemiluminescent Assay

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


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

Thyroxine Binding Globulin, S

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

TBG (Thyroxine-Binding Globulin)
TBG by Immunoassay
Thyroid Binding Globulin