TSH Test Details
|Test Name||Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Test|
|Price||The TSH test price in Mumbai is ₹ 250|
|Also Known As||Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Test is also known as thyrotropin, thyrotropic hormone, or TSH test|
|Purpose||To evaluate thyroid function by measuring the level of thyroid-stimulating hormone in the blood|
|Pre-test Information||Fasting is not required for the TSH Test|
|Report Delivery||Get reports within 6 hours|
|Frequency||As prescribed by your doctor|
|Home Testing||Yes; Free home blood sample collection in 60 mins from booking|
|Sample Required||A blood sample is required for the TSH Test|
TSH Test Overview
The Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH) signals the thyroid gland to make hormones that control how your body uses and stores energy, also known as your . Testing the levels of TSH in your blood can reveal if your thyroid gland is functioning normally. The thyroid hormone plays a very important role in regulating weight, body temperature, and even mood. Having an overactive or underactive thyroid can cause health issues that may interfere with daily life.
Reasons for Undergoing the Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Test
It is recommended:
To analyze any suspected thyroid diseases (hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism).
To check the effectiveness of treatment in patients with thyroid diseases, e.g., in the cases of hypothyroid patients receiving the various thyroid hormone preparations: Low values are found in states of high doses.
To screen for any thyroid diseases during the pregnancy.To monitor for any thyroid diseases in new-borns.
TSH Test Cost in Mumbai
The TSH blood test cost in Mumbai is Rs. 250.
List of parameters considered during the Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Test
As stated earlier, the TSH test helps your doctor to detect the levels of TSH hormone in the blood. Several factors as mentioned below are considered for your diagnosis along with the TSH test results:
Genetic – family history of thyroid-related diseases
Lifestyle – smoking, diet (iodine-deficient diet), exercise, and alcohol consumption
Pollutants – the effect of pollutants such as chemicals and heavy metals.
Apart from the hyperthyroidism se factors, your doctors will also consider your symptoms such as weight loss or gain, vision changes, rapid heartbeat, irregular menstruation, warm and moist skin, and swelling in the neck region.
Book a TSH Test near you in Mumbai with Orange Health Labs
Booking a test near you in Mumbai is now very easy with the help of Orange Health Labs. They provide blood tests at home in Mumbai and also full body checkups in Mumbai. You can book TSH test online as well. To book TSH test near you, follow the steps listed below:
Visit our website and search for ‘TSH blood test near me’.
Provide the necessary information as requested. It will include the date and time suitable to you.
Our eMedic will come to the specified location within 60 minutes, at your specified date and time.
The sample is collected at your home.
Samples will be analyzed at our accredited laboratory, certified by NABL and ICMR, and the results will be sent to you via WhatsApp and email.
Free Home Collection for TSH Test near you
We have divided the city into multiple different zones to make it fast, easy, and convenient for you to get the TSH test in Mumbai from anywhere. This way, we can ensure that the least amount of time is spent on the commute to you for sample collection. Also, this ensures that the sample collected rapidly reaches the center for analysis and doesn’t get hampered.