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German: GT

Synonym: SPINA-GT

LOINC: 82368-2

1 Definition

GT, also referred to as SPINA-GT, is an abbreviation for "Gain of Thyroid" and a mathematical symbol for the calculated secretory capacity of the thyroid gland.

2 Clinical significance

SPINA-GT has a higher re-test reliability than laboratory investigations of TSH, free T4 or free T3[1].

3 Reference range

1,41 - 8,67 pmol/sec.

see also: GD, SPINA, JTI

4 Web links

SPINA Reference

5 References

  1. Dietrich JW, Landgrafe-Mende G, Wiora E, Chatzitomaris A, Klein HH, Midgley JE, Hoermann R. Calculated Parameters of Thyroid Homeostasis: Emerging Tools for Differential Diagnosis and Clinical Research. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2016 Jun 9;7:57. doi:10.3389/fendo.2016.00057. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID 27375554

6 Additional references

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