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TG

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for TOGO.

TG

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Togolese Republic. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Togolese bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Togo. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Togo. Each Togolese region has its own code with the prefix "TG." For example, the code for the Centre Region is ISO 3166-2:TG-C.
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These values are well above the 4 to 35% false-negative rate reported in the literature for thyroglobulin levels (6,7).
Thyroglobulin positivity excludes a breast primary, metastatic ovarian carcinoma and metastatic lung adenocarcinoma.
Thyroglobulin level as a predictive factor of tumoral recurrence in differentiated thyroid cancer.
Value of the first serum thyroglobulin level after total thyroidectomy for the diagnosis of metastases from differentiated thyroid carcinoma.
Thyroglobulin and anti-thyroglobulin assays in thyroid cancer monitoring.
14) Suspicion for recurrence should be especially high, and further imaging with PET-CT warranted, in a Hurthle cell patient with elevated serum thyroglobulin levels despite a negative radioiodine scan.
Immunohistochemical staining was negative for cytokeratine and thyroglobulin, and positive for CD31 (Figure 1F), CD34 and FVIII.
In genetically-susceptible mice, mononuclear cell infiltration and subsequent destruction of the thyroid can reliably be induced by challenge with the principal thyroid antigen, thyroglobulin (Tg), and adjuvant [23].
Assessment methods include urinary iodine concentration, goitre, newborn thyroid-stimulating hormone, and blood thyroglobulin.
Under direct ultrasound guidance and using a 27G needle, in addition to the material obtained for cytology, a needle wash specimen was obtained with a saline flush for intact parathyroid hormone and thyroglobulin levels.
After the operation, all patients underwent neck ultrasonography and serum thyroglobulin tests at three- and six-month intervals.