Thyroglobulins

This test is basically performed:

  • As a tumor marker test so as to assess the efficiency of the thyroid cancer treatment and also to keep a check on its recurrence.
  • It is sometimes asked to determine the reason for occurrence of hyperthyroidism
  • Assess the success of the treatment for various conditions like Graves disease
  • To determine the cause of congenital hypothyroidism in newborns