protein-bound iodine


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protein-bound iodine

[′prō‚tēn ‚bau̇nd ′ī·ə‚dīn]
(biochemistry)
Iodine bound to blood protein. Abbreviated PBI.
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However, prisoners given water containing 5 mg/L iodine for 2 months had a significant decrease in iodine uptake and serum protein-bound iodine.
The clinical determination of protein-bound iodine.
Joe's great interest was thyroid testing, and the Boston Medical Laboratory became the first local commercial laboratory to offer the protein-bound iodine (PBI) test.

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