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What does a TSH ON a lab requisition form mean?

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What does a TSH ON a lab requisition form mean?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
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Expert:  Dr.Amita replied 7 months ago.
Thanks for your question.It stands for thyroid stimulating hormone.A value higher than normal indicates that thyroid gland is releasing less thyroid hormone than normal and a value lower than normal means that thyroid gland is releasing more thyroid hormone than normal.Take a moment to rate my answer as this is the only way we get paid for our work here.Please reply if you need any clarification.

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