ThyroChek® is a simple, rapid, one-step whole-blood test for Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH).
It is designed to detect TSH levels at or above 5ml U/L
and is intended to be used by healthcare professionals as a screening tool for primary hypothyroidism
ThyroChek may be the only thyroid function test required for many patients, as in adults, TSH level increase before T3 and T4 decrease.
Hypothyroidism, if left untreated, may result in cardiac disease, depression, obesity, or reproductive issues. There is also a risk of diabetes or other autoimmune diseases.
Patients often describe themselves as feeling ‘SLUGGISH’ and may show some of the following symptoms:
Loss of memory, trouble concentrating
Unusually dry skin
Gradual personality change, depression
Increase in weight
Sensitivity to the cold
| Code || Description || Pack size |
|120-A ||ThyroChek ||Box of 20 |