A member asked:

23 yrs old f; thyroid peroxidase 13 (norm); thyroglobulin, antibody 3.0 (high); tsh 10.850 (high); nomal t3 (liothyronine) & t4. hashimotos? possible thyroid cancer

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Dr. Hassan Arshad answered

Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Thyroglobulin is a test that is helpful after someone has surgery for the most common thyroid cancer. Thyroid function tests can test how well your thyroid is working. If there is concern for cancer it is helpful to get a thyroid ultrasound and then a biopsy if clinically indicated.

Answered Mar 14, 2015



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