Why is Iodine important?
Iodine is an element obtained from the diet that is necessary for the production of thyroid hormone.
What are symptoms of Iodine deficiency?
Iodine deficiency can result in enlargement of the thyroid (goiter).
What is an Iodine Test?
An Iodine test is a blood test that checks your blood Iodine level.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Iodine Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.