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Can anyone help
Mar 15, 2009
... Hi Its my first time on here and I wanted to ask if anyone could help, I am 40 years old and keep having these dizzy spells and have had every test under the sun, I crave salty things and basically it comes and goes and Im scared to drive as I feel like im going to pass out! Im freezing all the time we have our heating on all year just for me any ideas??. I have un under... (8 replies)
Low cortisol
Jan 15, 2007
... I don't want to sound like a downer.. but I'm currently on 15mg of cortef and I've yet to feel good enough to exercise, although my problem that causes my adrenal insufficiency may be something more like heavy metal poisoning(we are soon going to test), but I don't know. All I know is I have low testosterone, low cortisol(among a couple other things), and I'm on 15mg of... (12 replies)
Low cortisol
Jan 14, 2007
... mtpoms. He's now gone to a new doctor with his results from the blood test and saliva test. The doctor went over all the results. He came back with low cortisol, adrenal disfunction and low testosterone alone with low sbgh. ... (12 replies)

... Hello Mrssippy, According to this article, http://jcem.endojournals.org/content/83/7/2350.full , its possible to pass the High Dose Stim Test and still have a HPA disfunction. You might want to bring this article to his Attention. 1) the baseline morning serum cortisol concentration has very limited predictive power in differentiating between normal and impaired HPA... (1 replies)
... My doctor is trying to determine if I have an adrenal or pituitary deficiency. I am hypothyroid. I read that prolactin is accosiated with lactation. I'm not pregnate. ... (1 replies)
... disfunction in the adrenal cortex. ... (18 replies)
... Being unwilling to check for autoimmune attack of the adrenals and the other important adrenal hormones is a red flag in my opinion. Ask for a T4 boost as well to get the Ft4 levels in line with the Ft3. One can not exist on T3 alone. If we could.. ... (14 replies)
... ten caused by some improper autoimmune response, they do not seem to have a whole lot in common, in my opinion. In MS, I do not know of any involvement with the adrenal glands, for instance. In Addison's, I am not aware of anyone's having lesions on the brain scans. ... (8 replies)
... Thyroidal Antibodies I assume your doc is testing both adrenal antibodies as well as Thyroid antibodies. I couldn't find too much listed on the Adrenal antibodies, but here is a whole list of the Thyroid antibodies! Lots eh? ... (5 replies)
... I had an 18mo. old at the time. I am now on synthroid, cortisone, and zoloft. All because of a pituitary disfunction that they can't identify the source of. ... (29 replies)


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