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... Here are the tests you need. The ACTH stim test must be done correctly. You need to get off the Cortef. It is "VERY VERY careless" of your doctor to prescribe this to you with out being diagnosed. ... (4 replies)
... FM along with a host of other psuedo illnesses. In 2003 a microbiologist ran some endocrine tests on me in search for answers. My cortisol was less than 1, my ACTH was 7, my testosterone, progesterone, DHEA and aldertsterone were all low. ... (5 replies)
... As somebody working in medical research I have to disagree. The normal ranges are based on cortisol test results from healthy people! ... (5 replies)

... Random cortisol levels are NOT diagnostic, since it varies from moment to moment -- unless they're wildly high, in which case it indicates Cushings. You need an ACTH stim test --which should be done in the AM. (5 replies)
... Everytime I have my ACTH checked it is 13...no matter what time of day it is. It's a big mess. Thank you for taking the time to read all of this. ... (5 replies)
... Can someone give me the normal cortisol and ACTh values for the day? ... (5 replies)
... Hi there! I was just diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease by my endo. After that, he ordered a BUNCH of labs. One of which was ACTH stym test. I received results today, and am a bit confused. The values seem normal, but no doubling. ... (0 replies)
Low acth?
Sep 19, 2013
... the recent flooding he is going to be out for several weeks and I would like to get a basic idea of what I'm looking at. I had a base cortisol taken and then an acth stimulation test. ... (0 replies)
... I was doing pretty good as far as my health up to about 5 years ago. I am an RN, I stopped nursing and opened a fitness/wellness studio to help people with chronic health conditions learn how to beer their health through safe and sound fitness, wellness changes, and good eating. My workouts were decloining due to some problems I had as a younger man playing extreme sports. ... (1 replies)
... These values are in the Canadian SI unites by the way, so you'll need to convert them if your using different units. ... (1 replies)
... In the evening, both my ACTH and cortisol drop down to normal range. ... (0 replies)
... I am new here and i am looking for advice on my recent ACTH stimulation results. ... (0 replies)
... These are all normal reactions, but for most patients these disappear in a few hours. ... (7 replies)
... Your new endo doctor did not do the ACTH test since you had no injection. ... (1 replies)
... Right now I have 4 doctors sure I have Addisonís, but everyone is afraid to do anything because I had a steroid shot 6 weeks ago. After consulting with an endocrinologist, one of my doctors wants to do an AM cortisol draw. Theyíre extending the normal values for me (because Iím so obviously symptomatic) from 3 to 4.5. So if itís less than 4.5 everyone is satisfied that... (0 replies)
... Here are the tests you need. The ACTH must be done correctly. ... (3 replies)
... Be sure they do the ACTH stim test correctly. Keep an eye on your level of DHEA. Not good to get too much. Also some brands of DHEA replacement do not work. ... (22 replies)
... make sure they do the ACTH stim test correctly or it will be worthless. ... (1 replies)
... al cortex. This steroidal hormone regulates our mineral balance and is called a mineralocorticoid. Primary Addisonians lose sodium and retain potassium. Abnormal values here, in additon to physical signs and symptoms, require the next test. ... (1 replies)
... Looks like you had the ACTH stimulation test. It shouldn't take a long time for results. ... (8 replies)


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