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Endocrine Surgery Encyclopedia
Thyroid function tests are common tests used to evaluate thyroid function.
Refer to the following
articles for details:
- T3 resin uptake
- thyroid scan
How the test is performed:
How to prepare for the test:
How the test will feel:
Why the test is performed:
What abnormal results mean:
What the risks are:
Review Date: 8/1/2005
Reviewed By: Nikheel S. Kolatkar, MD, Clinical and Research Fellow, Division of Endocrinology,
Diabetes, and Hypertension, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston,
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