American Association for Clinical Chemistry
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NACB - Scientific Shorts
NACB - Scientific Shorts (formerly NACB Blog)
By Alicia Algeciras-Schimnich, PhD
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​Serum thyroglobulin (Tg) measurement is used in the follow-up of patients with differentiated thyroid cancer following total thyroidectomy and radioactive iodine ablation. In athyrotic patients, thyroglobulin is an excellent tumor marker because it is produced exclusively by the follicular cells o...(Read More)