Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 48 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 4 weeks
Method: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Comment: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 hrs
Usage: TSH is an early indicator of decreased thyroid reserve. This assay helps to diagnose hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism, monitors T4 replacement or T4 suppressive therapy and quantifies TSH levels in the subnormal range.
Specialty: Physician, Endocrinologist
Disease: Disorders of Thyroid gland
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Sample to be given at the same time of the day in follow up cases.