Anti TPO Antibodies / Anti Microsomal Antibodies

Anti TPO Antibodies / Anti Microsomal Antibodies


This test is used to confirm the diagnosis of thyroid autoimmune disorders

This Test Includes

Ant Microsomal/Thyroperoxidase Antibody (AMA/aTPO)

Test Instructions

Total parameters available: 1

Parameter Names:

  • ASO Titres (Anti Streptolysin O) - Serum 

 Test Instructions/Precautions:

  • Alcohol: Please abstain from alcohol before the test
  • Medication :Any pre-existing medication should only be stopped after consultation with the referring Physician


Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.

Why it is Done

When you have an enlarged thyroid (goiter) and/or when your other thyroid tests, such as total or free T3, free T4, and TSH, indicate thyroid dysfunction; along with a thyroglobulin test when your healthcare provider is using it as a monitoring tool; at intervals recommended by your healthcare provider when you have a known autoimmune thyroid disorder

What is this test

Anti TPO Antibodies helps diagnose and monitor autoimmune thyroid diseases and to distinguish these from other forms of thyroid disease; to help guide treatment decisions.