Test details

The thyroid-stimulating hormone is produced by the pituitary glands. This hormone regulates the thyroid hormone secretion. A Thyroid-stimulating Hormone Test helps to measure the amount of TSH in the blood.

Test required for

Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) is produced by the pituitary gland that helps regulate metabolism and control the rate of many metabolic activities in the body. It induce the thyroid gland to release triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4) hormones into the blood. These hormones help control the rate at which the body uses energy.

Test ordered for

To measure the TSH levels in the blood.

Test recommended

To diagnose any thyroid disorders. High values indicate Acute or Chronic thyroid dysfunction, Hypothyroidism and problems of the pituitary gland. Indicative of hypothyroidism in case of lower levels.

Test Conditions & Pricing

  • Preparation As instructed by referred doctor
  • Online Report Delivery Same Day
  • Sample Type Serum
  • Home Collection Available