A 65-year-old female asked:
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My antibody thyroglobulin test results sent to me via email is confusing. My range is; <1.8 iu/ml Standard range is <4 0 No other info given ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Antithyroglobulin: Since this result is not abnormal, it signifies no autoimmune disorder of the thyroid like hashimoto's hypothyroidism. An endocrinologist or thyroidologist can evaluate your thyroid status if you have further concerns.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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