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Does a tsh-third generation check the T3 (liothyronine) level?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
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In brief: No. TSH at low conc

This is designed to check accurately the TSH levels at low concentrations.
This helps people to diagnose thyroid disorders more accurately. This is not t3, (liothyronine) which is a form of thyroid hormone along with t4. Free T4 measures the approximate amount of readily available thyroid hormone for use in the body.

In brief: No. TSH at low conc

This is designed to check accurately the TSH levels at low concentrations.
This helps people to diagnose thyroid disorders more accurately. This is not t3, (liothyronine) which is a form of thyroid hormone along with t4. Free T4 measures the approximate amount of readily available thyroid hormone for use in the body.
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