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... I'm having the same problem of figuring out which came first the chicken or the egg on this. I have high Cortisol levels and DHEA levels as well. Not sure if the hypothryodism is causing this or something else. ... (6 replies)
... I am wondering if anyone can tell me what high coritsol and DHEAS saliva readings mean. ... (6 replies)
... If not, get one of those too. Cortisol is always changing so blood tests really tell us nothing. ... (6 replies)

... I have had boarderline high cortisol in the blood for a couple years... also hasi thyroid and panic disorder for about 30 years... my blood is now 22 the high end of normal and my urine was 56 out of 50 but I have recently experienced a lot of stress and depression... ... (5 replies)
... Alright you do have an FT3 to FT4 imbalance. This can be due to high cortisol.. ... (14 replies)
... I'm editing this post to make it clearer in hopes to elicit a response. ... (0 replies)
... Could someone please tell me what it might mean to have lowish cortisol in a 24 hour urine test, lowish ACTH and elevated DHEAS? ... (0 replies)
... is 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. ... (8 replies)
... You could do a search for the term "adenoma" or get more specific to the organ, as above. These adenomas can produce ups and downs in the amount of hormone the organ produces. Also, sorry to bring it up, but I'd have yourself tested for Diabetes, rather than just having a fasting BS taken. ... (2 replies)
... The first thing that happens with Cushing's is loss of the natural diurnal variation of cortisol. Normally, cortisol is highest early in the morning and then drops over the course of the day. People with Cushing's flip this around, so their cortisol is relatively elevated late at night. ... (9 replies)
... That her problems happened after the blood loss, Sheehan's would be a high probability. If she had high cortisol in PCOS before the blood loss, a damaged pituitary can supercede that. ... (5 replies)
... The 24hr urine test is not that good at detecting LOW cortisol. It is normally used to detect HIGH cortisol. So it doesn't necessarily mean anything if that comes back perfectly fine. ... (3 replies)
... or the sodium, aldosterone and the catecholamines. I have low blood pressure and was sure it was an aldosterone issue. Well, it wasn't. He said I was very low on cortisol but I am taking prednisone and he is weaning me off of it. I am very frustrated. ... (1 replies)
... Mark me down as one of the skeptics ... those of us who live in OR get bombarded by saliva testing sales pitches from the NDs, in part because one of the biggest "alternative labs" in the USA doing the saliva tests is right in our own backyard. ... (5 replies)
DHEA and Addison's
Jun 15, 2004
... DHEA output is normally controlled by the pitutiary. It puts out ATCH which stimulates both cortisol and DHEA output from a small area above the kidneys. Those two hormones normally rise and fall together. ... (14 replies)
... s syndrome is done in two stages. Initial tests are to verify that there is indeed excess cortisol present. ... (7 replies)
... So, now I have the test results in hand, showing high cortisol. ... (10 replies)
... hour urine collection more than a month ago, and that test showed low or borderline low levels in cortisol and my other stress hormones. I had an MRI done a couple of months ago that discovered a 5 mm tumor on my pituitary gland. ... (0 replies)
... Cortisol on the bottom half of the range when my blood sugar was 2.5, which should of caused a spike of cortisol in the top half or higher. ... (1 replies)
... I hope it is okay to post here as I have no idea what I have regarding my adrenals..I have my thyroid test results and cortisol results to give you a little idea of my condition... ... (0 replies)




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