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What does Tg stand for?

Tg stands for Thyroglobulin

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Determinations of thyroglobulin (a protein made by thyroid cells) and thyrocalcitonin (a hormone made by cells within the thyroid that don't produce T3 and T4) are useful in the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid cancer.
If vascular invasion is present, the risk of thyroid cancer-related death is higher, and we classify the patient as 'intermediate risk,' with radioiodine ablation, suppression of thyroid-stimulating hormone, and follow-up every year that includes thyroglobulin and ultrasound," she reported.
The biopsy specimen revealed a poorly differentiated carcinoma with abundant eosinophilic cytoplasm and focal microvesicles (Figure), which was confirmed to be HCC on immunohistochemistry (positive for HepPar-1 [Figure, inset], polyclonal carcinoembryonic antigen [CEA], CD138, and cytokeratin 8/18 [CK8/ 18]; and negative for monoclonal CEA, epithelial membrane antigen, S100, CD34, desmin, thyroglobulin, renal cell carcinoma, vimentin, lymphohistiocytic markers, and other keratins including AE1/AE3, CK7, and CK20).