anti-thyroglobulin antibody

anti-thyroglobulin antibody

Immunology An antibody that is ↑ in autoimmune thyroiditis, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, thyrotoxicosis, hypothyroidism, thyroid CA, myxedema, Sjögren syndrome and autoimmune hemolytic anemia, SLE, rheumatoid arthritis. See Thyroiditis.
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The preliminary examination of the primary outcomes shows a clear and statistically significant difference in the treated group as compared to the placebo group by the end of the trial, with declines in anti-thyroglobulin antibody levels.
Pathological blood parameters Serum levels of the patient Anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody 7 nmol/L [up arrow] Anti-thyroglobulin antibody 211.
Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody (Anti TPO), anti-thyroglobulin antibody (Anti Tg), and serum TSH levels were measured using solid phase chemiluminescent immunometric assay (Immulite 2000, Diagnostic Products Corporation, Los Angeles, USA).
312 FT3: free tri-iodothyronine, FT4: free thyroxine (FT4), Anti TPO: Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody, Anti Tg: anti-thyroglobulin antibody, TRAb: TSH receptor antibody and RAI, radioactive iodine uptake
However, using a different method to measure the anti-thyroglobulin antibody and possibly testing a patient population selected differently, I found substantially more patients with an isolated increase of anti-thyroglobulin antibody than an isolated increase of anti-microsomal antibody (Table 5).