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Item Value
ClinicalQuestion Does my patient have autoimmune thyroiditis?
TestEntryNumber 924
TestCode TSH
TestName Free T4
Synonyms tetraiodothyronine; free thyroxine
IsThisScreeningTest Yes
Comment This algorithm is specific for the evaluation of autoimmune causes of thyroid dysfunction in adult patients and women who are not pregnant and assumes that the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis is normal and there is no recent or ongoing severe illness.
Sensitivity Unknown
Specificity Unknown
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