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... I had my Cortrosyn Stim Test repeated last Wednesday after an original diagnosis of secondary adrenal insufficiency in August 2004. ... (2 replies)
... How generous of you, Bonaro, to take the time to share with us despite your diagnosis. As you say, at least you know. I had my ACTH Stim test last Friday (no results as yet) and I said to the RN then - "I don't know what to hope for, I want to know why I feel so poorly but I don't want a disease. " I know I am not alone in feeling that way. Well, you are among your peers... (5 replies)
... I hope everyone is happy and doing well today. On Thursday I had what my doctor called a Cortrosyn stimulation test done and got the results yesterday, here are the results along with the range that they should be. ... (5 replies)

... brown patches on toes. I am having the stim test done tomorrow. What was the end result of your condition? ... (3 replies)
... Stim test looks normal to me, I am not a doctor but I do have Addison's and failed the stim test. ... (3 replies)
... then I was stimmed with cortrosyn .25mg injection,and ONLY tested at 60 minutes.. ... (3 replies)
... I am wondering though if it's a good idea to request the cortrosyn stim test along with the four saliva cortisol levels or if one should be done first to determine whether or not the other needs to be done. ... (1 replies)
... I've been sick for about 6 months. Pcp mentioned pots but I think it's a endocrine issue. History of reactive hypoglycemia since 16 (34 now)††asthma and newfound allergies. Symptoms are : extreme fatigue, Vertigo, cold all the time, irritability, shaking, brain fog, losing periods of time, falling asleep (did this driving), not feeling rested, short of breath, weight gain,... (1 replies)
... I recently had an ACTH stim test because my endo suspected that I might have adrenal insufficiency. ... (1 replies)
... Cortrosyn was given 1 hr after baseline cortisol was taken. I'm wondering if that invalidates these results. Also, only 1 hr cortisol was taken. 10:10am 7.4 12:09pm 23.6 Does anyone know of an experienced Addison's endo in the SoCal/OC/LA area? (1 replies)
... Test done. The girl was wrong about the double dose of cortrosyn but they didn't start the test until 11 am and only did one post injection draw at 60 min. ... (1 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 replies)
... low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via I. ... (1 replies)
... Hi there, I read your post and registered to tell you that Celiac disease will cause Addison's along with a million other auto-immune disorders. Doctors know barely anything about Celiac disease so you will have to look it up or go to a naturopath. The 2 tests you must get are: TTG(antibodies to tissue transglutamine) and Total IGA Most doctors do not know of these... (5 replies)
... Hi Flowergirl, Your very welcome, I'm happy to help. Do me a favor and just keep an eye on your levels because and I don't know if I mentioned this and I'm to tired and extremely confused today to go back and read what I've posted, but 9 yrs ago or so they thought I had cushings disease which is the opposite of addison's and my level on urine was 828 and the reference... (5 replies)
... Bonnie--Yes, thank you so much for posting your results. I'm sorry that you were diagnosed with Addison's disease, but at least you know what's going on. What a relief that must be for you. My results were normal range, but I am unsure of how to read it if there are adrenal issues happening, and not a full blown disease process. At least from your results I know mine... (5 replies)
... Hi SQ, Well itís the least I can do, hopefully it will help someone else down the line if they can actually see what the results are supposed to be, mine just had a general reference range but the way the doctor explained it to me he said its different for this test because itís a stimulation test and he gave me the ranges for the test, Iím still waiting for some of the... (5 replies)
... No one :(....??? (3 replies)
New with questions
Mar 20, 2007
... Synacthen, Cortrosyn stim or challenge. It's a fairly long test described in many past threads, and more involved than simply taking a random serum ACTH level. ... (10 replies)
ACTH stim test!!
Jan 16, 2007
... Mine was called a cortrosyn test, but I think they do the same thing. ... (19 replies)




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