This test is performed when a patients presents with symptoms of
The test result is normal, if levels are 10 – 120 µg/L. It means
The test results are high, if levels are > 120 µg/L. It means
The levels are also high in case of hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism and pericarditis.
False positivity might be seen in patients who have recently undergone a surgery, after a heavy exercise or cardiac catheterization or after an intramuscular injection.