Thyroid function tests are used to measure how well
your thyroid gland is working. Available tests including
T3, T3RU, T4 and TSH. The thyroid is a small gland which
is located in the lower-part in your neck. It regulates the
many process of our body, such as metabolism, energy
generation, and mood.
Thyroid produces two major hormones in our body
If your thyroid gland doesn’t produce enough of these
hormones, you may experience symptoms such as
weight gain, lack of energy and depression. This
condition is called hypothyroidism.
In against situation if our thyroid gland produces too
many hormones, you may experience weight loss, high
levels of anxiety, tremors & a sense of being on a high.
This condition is called hyperthyroidism.
A doctor is who is actually concerned about your thyroid
treatment will order broad screening tests, such as the
T4 or the thyroid-stimulating hormone(TSH) test.