A 51-year-old member asked:
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my thyroglobulin antibodies level was high on my blood test. what does this mean?

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Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Maybe not much: Antibodies to the thyroid may indicate autoimmune thyroid disease, such as Hashimotos thyroiditis or Graves disease. However, thyroglobulin antibodies are relatively non-specific and not very useful. You should ask your doctor why (s)he performed this measurement.
Answered on Jan 3, 2016

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