TRAK or thyroid-stimulating hormone receptor antibodies, are antibodies that are formed in the body against the receptors for TSH (thyroid-stimulating hormone) found on the thyroid cells. TRAK is analyzed to gain a better understanding of what is causing any problems with your thyroid gland. When TRAK is present at high levels, it can cause an autoimmune reaction where the body's immune system attacks and damages the thyroid cells, which can lead to an overactive thyroid (Grave's disease) or underactive thyroid (Hashimoto's disease).
Antibodies are part of the body's immune system.
It is important that you follow the specific instructions regarding fasting, time of sampling and any medications before you leave your sample. If there are specific indications for your test, you will find them above in the yellow information box. If you follow the steps below, you will be well prepared regardless of which test your sampling is for:
The referral is available digitally at the sampling unit. Here you can read our guidelines for leaving samples.
The sampling is carried out by experienced healthcare personnel at the reception you have chosen. Your samples are sent to an accredited laboratory for analysis. When the analysis is completed, the test results are reported digitally in the "My journal" service. You will receive an e-mail when the first test answer has been received.
Order a health check or optional health tests and pay at checkout.
Leave your test at the selected sampling unit, bring a valid ID.
Samples are analyzed, test results are displayed digitally within 2-5 working days.
With us you always get:
To offer you the highest possible quality and service we collaborate with accredited laboratories and trained healthcare personnel.
Lowest possible price
Our vision is that as many people as possible should have the opportunity to improve their health. That's why we always strive to keep prices low.
Your needs – your choice
With us, you can always choose freely among all our health markers and design your own personal health check based on your needs.
Quick test results – reviewed by doctors
Within 2-5 working days you will receive your test results, these are reviewed and assessed by a doctor. In the event of significantly deviating test answers, you will be called. You can also make an appointment with a doctor for a personal review.
Put the health tests or health checks you want to buy in the shopping cart then go to checkout and choose the payment option that suits you. After completed payment you will receive an order confirmation and your referral will be sent electronically to the sampling unit you have chosen and will be ready for your visit.Read more
We collaborate with one of Swedens largest laboratories, Unilabs, so that you as a customer will receive the highest possible quality. This is where you go for sampling performed by their experienced staff. The analysis is performed by authorized personnel at Unilabs.Read more
To create your own referral select the specific markers you want to test for in the shopping cart. When you complete your purchase, a separate referral is created based on your choices.Read more
It usually takes 2-5 working days to get your test results, these are sent to you continuously as the analysis is done. The doctors comment will appear in the final report when all test results have been received.Read more