If you request your thyroid to be tested from your doctor, you’re likely to get just one or two labs ordered. When it comes to looking at health from an integrative and holistic perspective, a complete picture is always needed to determine what’s going on in the body. Even if one lab is “normal”, it may not be when compared to other labs. You may benefit from a full thyroid panel if you have symptoms of thyroid issues but may have been told your thyroid function was “normal”, and especially if you are on any thyroid medication.
The markers to be tested are: