A pilot study: subclinical hypothyroidism and free thyroid hormone measurement by immunoassay and mass spectrometry.
Department of Laboratory Medicine, NIH Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA.
Division of Endocrinology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA.
Department of Laboratory Medicine, NIH Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA; Division of Endocrinology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA. Electronic address: [email protected]
- Published Article
Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry
- Publication Date
Mar 20, 2014
Our findings indicate that the direct analogue immunoassay method for FT4 measurement results in a significant proportion of patients being misclassified as having subclinical hypothyroidism.
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