... But the DHAS and Cortisol are the ones that are troubling me. My first DHAS test was Dec 12 and the result was 31. ... (0 replies)
... I had a severe reaction to a short synacthen test recently. ... (1 replies)
... Can you get a hold of your blood test results with the ranges? ... (1 replies)
... Anyway...had the ACHT test where they give you the cortisporyn.. ... (0 replies)
... so good about giving up "sugar" products for over a year now. It has made such a difference in the hypoglycemia, which was very severe, 28 is kind of low on the test for that....and I was only a little tired. My endo. is still concerned about that, he mentioned it again yesterday. But, I am not eating sugar..... ... (13 replies)
... and has got me in on tuesday for a ACHT test. He has also given me three canisters for 3 days worth of 24 hour urine , he said to test all my hormone function....does this 3 day urine test sound familiar to anyone? ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for the advise. I knew my adreanals started coming back when I began having the feeling of overdose of steroids. I went the total other way. I began to swell like a water ballon, have hart palpatations and redness on my face (like hot flashes) So I backed down for a month and went off all togeter. My dr. did some blood work and said things looked like they were... (6 replies)
... the day I took the ACHT test when they shot me with adrenaline I dropped to a 2. My skin was very dark still is tan but better than it was. ... (6 replies)
... en to me. Now I know I ended up with this secondary adrenal problem because I was put on prednisone in 08. Was DX'd in the end of 08 after my cardiologist did an ACHT stim test. ... (0 replies)
... otherwise the test can be flawed! The phlebotomy tech. that drew my blood was a "blessing" she ensured that my test would not have wrong results by setting her watch with an alarm 5 minutes fast to give her time to get to my room for the draw. I was grateful! ... (8 replies)
... I have been trying to find the answer to this question for some time.
My ACTH is 11 ng/mL, and I was curious to see if I could find in the medical literature available, what the average "norm" is. I have not found the answer as yet.
I did, however, find the same as you, that some ranges use 10ng/mL as the bottom - apparently this used to be used more frequently here in... (22 replies)
... ed because the vertigo was so bad and then I would start vomiting. I lost alot of weight from no appetite. I would ask the doctors to do an adrenal hormone test. ACHT to see where your levels are at. Also have them check your pituitary gland. ... (9 replies)