Thyroid Panel with TSH


The thyroid is a gland in your throat that regulates hormones and keeps you in line. Thyroid panel tells you what’s up.

Overview


According to the American Thyroid association, 12% of Americans - particularly women - will develop thyroid conditions in their lifetimes. The thyroid is a small gland in your throat that regulates your bodies hormones, which chemically affects many various parts of your body. A Thyroid panel is group of tests that helps you evaluate if your thyroid is under or overactive by measuring the amount of hormones in your body. The thyroid panel tests a few things specifically: Thyroxine tests for hypothyroidism; T3: triiodothyronine tests; and FT3: Free T3 or free triiodothyronine, which tests how effectively the thyroid bands to your blood.

Test Contents


T3 Uptake, T4 (Thyroxine) Total, Free T4, Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)

Symptoms


The signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism vary, depending on the severity of the hormone deficiency. Problems tend to develop slowly, often over a number of years.

Anxiety

Extreme Weight Loss

Puffiness

Bulging Eyeballs

When To Check


Thyroid panels should be a regular part of your annual wellness check. The symptoms for hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid) and hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) are different. You may have an overactive thyroid if you feel anxiety, have extreme weight loss, puffiness, bulging eyeballs, a hard time sleeping, and tremors in the hands. Symptoms of an underactive thyroid include hair loss, weight gain, tiredness, constipation, and irregular menstrual cycles if you’re a woman.

Process To Get Checked


Order Your Test

Choose the test you want to take to know your body better. Then, order your tests online.

Visit A Local Lab

With 3000+ locations, you’ll find a lab near you, easy. Bring your order number to the lab and get tested.

Get Your Result

Your results come straight to your email. Understand your results with our online resources.

Frequently Asked Questions


What’s going on in your body? Usually, we shrug off fatigue or the odd stomachaches, never taking the time to pay attention to what’s really happening in our body. When you test for wellness, you’re taking your health in your own hands to take the next step towards health and wellness. For a stronger, healthier you.

Getting a wellness test is the first step in the journey to better health. When you test for wellness, you’re getting concrete information about your body that you can bring to a healthcare professional for diagnosis and treatment.

Nope! AimCheck takes care of all doctors referrals and prescriptions throughout the testing process so you don’t have to. Note: AimCheck is not a diagnostic service. To interpret your results, go to your doctor of healthcare professional.

If you’re a relatively healthy individual, AimCheck recommends doing an overall wellness check at least once a year.
Table Of Content

Overview

Symptoms

When To Check

Process

FAQs