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A 28-year-old male asked:

I just got my thyroid test and noticed my thyroglobulin ab <20 and peroxidase =201.. tsh receptor antibody 1.6 .. what does that signify ??

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Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
See your physician: You don't tell us what your thyroid function tests showed. You have autoantibodies - antibodies that our immune system produces against our own thyroid gland. You probably have thyroid disease and see your current physician first. You may have to see an endocrinologist, a physician who specializes in the diseases of the endocrine system.

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Last updated May 23, 2016

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