Anti Thyroglobulin Antibodies


Test Information

Test Name

Anti Thyroglobulin Antibodies

Synonyms

Anti-Tg; Anti Tg; Anti Thyroglobulin Ab; ATG

Testing Location

Referral

Clinical Update

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Collection Information

Availability

Test not routinely available. Anti-Tg Antibodies will only be routinely performed when thyroglobulin has been performed in patients with thyroid cancer as the Ab can interfere with the assay leading to falsely low results.


Processing Information

Registration Code

See notes

Notes

INTERNAL MESSAGE ONLY

  • Anti-Tg request with Thyroglobulin, register as THG only, sample will be send to Waikato Hospital Laboratory.
  • Isolated Anti-Tg request requires a payment of $30.00, register as MISS, samples will be sent directly to Canterbury Health Laboratory. Request without payment, add COMS and use &NOTHG

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz