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A Quick Reference Guide for Use of Thyroid Function Tests in General Practice

Author: Boran, Gerard Dr.; Moran, Niamh Dr.; McGowan, Anne Dr.; Sherlock, Mark Dr.; Gibney, James Dr.; National Clinical Programme for Pathology

Publication Year: 2016



Key Recommendations
1. Use of TFTs when Thyroid Dysfunction is suspected
2. Discordant TFTs
3. Use of TFTs for Primary Hypothyroidism Monitoring
4. Use of TFTs in Secondary Hypothyroidism
5. Use of TFTs for Hyperthyroidism Monitoring
6. Use of TFTs to monitor subclinical Hypothyroidism
7. Use of TFTs to monitor subclinical Hyperthyroidism in adults


This guideline is from the National Laboratory Handbook Vol 1 2016

Format Download
Keywords Thyroid function, Thyroid
Publisher HSE
Classification Thyroid function
Pages 4
Categories: Irish Content
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