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... In the evening, both my ACTH and cortisol drop down to normal range. ... (0 replies)
... I just had more testing this week, CRH stimulation test and a 1mcg ACTH stim. ... (7 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)
... c I wanted to make sure I would be able to have a test if needed after my doc appointment. Anyway, doc had me do an acth stim test a few days later. ... (0 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)
... I am new here and i am looking for advice on my recent ACTH stimulation results. ... (0 replies)
... I've seen at least a thousand acth stims with serum acth over the years I've been doing this and never seen the combo of values you have. Your stim suggests secondary AI. ... (31 replies)
... l function. Also, many patients with secondary adrenal insufficiency are missed because most doctors see doubling or more from a low base cortisol value with low ACTH being okay or even great, not recognizing this indicates low ACTH production. ... (7 replies)
... I noticed on one post that the cortisol results ranges seem really different from Canada. Can anyone on this board tell me if there is a difference between lab ranges from one country to another and if so what are the correct ranges in both countries. I live in Canada and am still searching for a good endo, but i may be going to the US if i don't get help here. Thanks much.... (0 replies)
... I just wonder if there is something MORE going on with me , then just my Thyroid...So thought I would get your thoughts on my ACTH levels.. ... (5 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)
... So the values are pretty much what you can expect in healthy people. BUT! rwk is right that a single draw does not necessarily mean much. ... (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 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)
... I was in the hospital for a week just after Christmas with a pulmonary embolism. My blood pressure dropped and so did my heart rate. I was on nor epinephrine for 4 or 5 days. Then they did a cortsol stimulation test and gave me corticosteroid after the results. My blood pressure stabilized, lower but stable. Here are the results, by the way they are sending me to an... (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)
... decrease from previous values due to a manufacturer change in standardization of the assay. ... (0 replies)
... It took my doctor 5 months and me almost dying to confirm my addisons. lab values for addisons diseas are low sodium and chloride and high potassium - that came and went for me in the beginning thus the reason the symptoms did. a confirmation would be a fasting cortisol level in the am but again - that was on and off for me in the beginning - even now I will have cortisol... (5 replies)

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