Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody (ATPO)
Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies or anti-thyroid microsomal antibodies may damage thyroid cells. Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies are commonly measured by RIA and ELISA.Basic Information
Specialist classification: growth and development check classification: immunological examination
Applicable gender: whether men and women apply fasting: not fastingAnalysis results:
Positive is mainly seen in chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, hyperthyroidism, and primary hypothyroidism.
Qualitative negative, recorded as (-).Clinical significance
Positive mainly in chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, hyperthyroidism, primary hypothyroidism, with auxiliary diagnosis, efficacy evaluation value.
Some patients are negative for anti-thyroglobulin, but anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody is positive, so simultaneous detection of both antibodies can increase the positive detection rate of anti-thyroid autoantibodies, and can be used as a diagnosis and differential diagnosis of autoimmune thyroiditis. An important basis.Precautions
Each laboratory shall establish reference values for the region based on its experimental conditions and methods.Inspection process
The same indirect blood coagulation method.Not suitable for the crowd
There are no taboos.Adverse reactions and risks
There are no related complications and hazards.