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3235: Thyroglobulin Tumor Marker Print View
Thyroglobulin Tumor Marker CL  < .10  ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 2 (1) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Thyroglobulin determinations have been widely used to complement radioiodine scanning and other techniques such as ultrasound or immunohistochemical staining as an aid in identifying the presence or absence of functioning thyroid tissue.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
84432

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject criteria: No additive red-top Transport Temperature: Room temperature Thyroglobulin autoantibodies can interfere with the determination of thyroglobulin. If specimen contains Thyroglobulin autoantibodies, interpret thyroglobulin result with caution. When monitoring patients over time, TG values obtained with different methods cannot be used interchangeably due to differences in methods and reagent specificity.






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