Serum thyroxine binding globulin

Alternative names
Serum TBG level; TBG level

Definition
Serum TBG level is a test to evaluate thyroid function by measuring the level of thyroxine binding globulin (TBG) in the blood. Thyroxine binding globulin is a protein that transports thyroid hormone around your body.

see Serum TBG level.

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Last revised: December 3, 2012
by Gevorg A. Poghosian, Ph.D.

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