T4 Total Test

The T4 total test checks the total T4 (thyroxine) blood level.

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T4 Total Test FAQ

What is T4?

T4, or Thyroxine, is a hormone produced by the thyroid gland.

What is Total T4?

Total T4 refers to T4 that is currently bound to carrier proteins.

What is a Total T4 test?

A Total T4 test measures the level of Total T4 in the blood.

What is the importance of a Total T4 test?

When the thyroid is hyperactive (hyperthyroid), Total T4 is generally high. When the thyroid is underactive (hypothyroidism), Total T4 level is generally low.

What type of specimen will I submit?

This T4 Total 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.

Accesa Labs does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All users should consult with a medical provider for specific health concerns.

Last updated on October 19, 2017

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T4 Blood Test - More Information

The T4 total test, also known as the thyroxine lab test, measures the total T4 blood level.

T4, or thyroxine, is an important thyroid hormone. Total T4 blood levels are sometimes measured along with the free T4 test to get a more thorough picture of the thyroxine hormone levels in the body.

Getting a T4 test near you is a fast process as standard Quest Diagnostics labs have the necessary equipment to perform the lab test. After you get your blood drawn, T4 lab results come back relatively quickly. As can be seen on the thyroxine sample report provided in the link above, T4 levels are reported as a number in mcg/dL. In addition, the lab will provide a reference range so that you can compare your total T4 results against what the lab considers to be normal. As with any lab result, your T4 test should be interpreted in the context of any symptoms that you are having with the help of a licensed medical provider.

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