Thyroid Gland Physiology & Thyroid function test

Thyroid Gland Physiology & Thyroid function test

Thyroid Gland function tests: Thyroid gland function tests are mentioned below: Hormone profile Screening Basic Test Physiology Thyroid gland physiology: Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH=thyro tropin), a glycoprotein, is produced from the anterior pituitary. Thyroid gland produces mainly T4, which is 5-fold less active than T3. 85% of T3 is formed from peripheral conversion of T4. Most T3…