TSH 3rd Generation (TSH 3rd Generation, TSH-ultra sensitive (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone -ultra sensitive))

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TSH-Ultrasensitive
TSH-Ultrasensitive
Days : Daily, Cut Off : 11AM
Report : After 6 hrs
Oncquest
TSH-ultra sensitive (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone -ultra sensitive)
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Days : Every day if received before 1:00 p.m.
Report : Same Day by 7:00 p.m.
Oncquest Medlife
TSH-ultra sensitive (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone -ultra sensitive)
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Oncquest Lifespan
TSH-ultra sensitive (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone -ultra sensitive)
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Basic Detail

Specimen SST (YELLOW)
Test Method Daily: 8am to 3. 30pm
Report After 6 Hrs
Test method CMIA
temperature Room Temperature : 2H;;2 to 8 Degree C : 7D;;-20 Degree C : 30D

Associated Diseases

Hypo-Thyroidism Hyper-Thyroidism Thyroiditis Grave`s Disease Obesity Diabetes Thyroid Cancer

Why Get Tested

To screen for and help diagnose thyroid disorders; to monitor treatment of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism

When Get Tested

For screening: There is no consensus within the medical community as to the age adult screening should begin or whether screening should be done; however, newborn screening is widely recommended. For monitoring treatment: as directed by your doctor Otherwise: when a person has symptoms of hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism and/or an enlarged thyroid

Specimen

SST (YELLOW)

Test Preparation

None needed; however, certain medications can interfere with the TSH test, so tell your doctor about any drugs that you are taking.