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Graves' disease is one of the most common causes of an overactive thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism). In Graves' disease, the patient's immune system produces high .....

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Feb 4, 2020 ... After doing routine blood testing to check for hormone levels, your doctor may order an antibodies test to look for Hashimoto's disease or ...

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The TRAb test detects the autoantibody that's associated with Graves' disease. An antibody is a specialized protein made by your immune system.

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Apr 11, 2021 ... The definitive diagnosis of Graves' disease is made with the detection of thyroid stimulating immunoglobulin (TSI). This is an antibody ...

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Thyroid peroxidase antibody (TPO)—the most common test for autoimmune thyroid disease; it can be detected in Graves disease or Hashimoto thyroiditis.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/120619-overview

Apr 17, 2020 ... Graves disease, named after Robert J. Graves, MD, circa 1830s, ... antibody (TRab) levels at diagnosis of the disease and/or high TRab ...

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In Graves' disease, the immune system creates an abnormal antibody called thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulin. This antibody mimics the function of normal ...

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... is primarily used to help diagnose and monitor autoimmune conditions involving the thyroid gland, including Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves disease.

bmcendocrdisord.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12902-019-0363-6

Apr 25, 2019 ... Early diagnosis and relapse prediction in Graves' disease influences treatment. We assessed the abilities of four TSH-receptor antibody ...

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Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) receptor. This can cause Graves disease. This can lead to overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism). Why do I need this test? You ...

www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/graves-disease/graves-disease-diagnosis

Feb 27, 2018 ... Since Graves' disease is an autoimmune disorder (where your immune system attacks healthy body tissue), this blood test may be recommended. TPO ...