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TSH Receptor Antibodies

Alias: TRAB

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: Used as a front line test for detection of thyroid disease and monitoring treatment

Specimen Type(s)
  • Blood;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
N/A
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Gold Top SST BD;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • Clear - Plain;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
4ml
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
N/A
Maximum add on time
Less than 5 days
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
RR for Male and Female
less than 6mths - 0.73 - 4.77 mIU/L
6mths to less than 14yrs - 0.70 - 4.17 mIU/L
14yrs to less than 19yrs - 0.47 - 3.41 mIU/L
19yrs & above - 0.35 - 4.94 mIU/L
UKAS number
8869
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 03-05-2024