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... ACTH of 110 and 80 on at 8am on two different days, with a reference range of up to 63.3, and an 8am Cortisol of 21 at 8am with an 4pm Cortisol of 11.7. ... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed in 1998 with Addisons and one of the most conclusive tests they ran on me was the ACTH. ... (1 replies)
... I'm a 33 year old male with hashimoto's thyroiditis. I've had several blood tests for ACTH, Cortisol and a number of other things. ... (0 replies)

... I would ask for a morning cortisol blood test or a 24 hr. ... (3 replies)
... c I was 25 years old and had worse acne than I did in high school and got fed up with it. He noticed that I have hyperpigmentation, and asked if anyone had ever mentioned Addison's disease to me. ... (0 replies)
... Historically I presented with low Cortisol and High ACTH. ... (1 replies)
... Your serum cortisol on ACTH should double or more at 60 minutes. Usually, in primary adrenal insufficiency the ACTH is high, in attempt to stimulate the adrenals, similar to a high TSH in hypothyroidism. ... (5 replies)
... Criteria that require a minimum increment in serum cortisol are invalid , because patients who have a high basal serum cortisol concentration, due either to normal circadian rhythmicity or acute stress, may be nearly maximally stimulated and unable to increase cortisol secretion further. ... (3 replies)
... cortisol levels are fine.. these would be the two that would clearly indicate adrenal insufficiency. Also, there is usually very low sodium with high potassium. Addisonians tend to excrete sodium and retain potassium. However, low aldosterone levels can contribute to fatigue. ... (11 replies)
... When your thyroid dose is too high you can lose weight, have angina, get the jitters and all sorts of other problems. A dose that is too high can actually be a bit dangerous, so I would suggest you get a new blood test immediately to check your levels. ... (1 replies)
... I agree, cortisol shouldnt be that high with a ACTH value of 10. Cushings is a possiblity. A late night cortisol test might be inorder to rule out cushings. ... (9 replies)
... I found a new dr that ran morning ACTh and cortisol levels that lead to and Endocrine appointment. ... (0 replies)
... I wasn't sure where to post my question but I thought I would start with a board who dealt with ACTH and Cortisol levels often. ... (0 replies)
... Hi there...I know how frustrating it is to not get answers. I have been suffering too. With high DHEA, very low potassium, high renin and aldosterone. ... (6 replies)
... Thought I would reply because I am from England too and have a lot of experiences with doctors here! It sounds like you have a very good GP. ... (4 replies)
... Frankly, two cortisol readings that have no variation like that is not normal. The doctor has no idea what he is doing. You need an expert. You need to continue testing. ... (3 replies)
... Progesterone was normal on saliva, and I think we've pretty much established that I've got low Cortisol production. ... (31 replies)
... and MG, watch it with the Thread Hijacking! ... (31 replies)
... in the blood serum and only in normal region at 8 am. After i take my DHEA supplementation. ACTH Stim high.. ... (31 replies)
... in the blood serum and only in normal region at 8 am. After i take my DHEA supplementation. ACTH Stim high.. ... (18 replies)


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