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... hink what you are describing is flank pain and many people with adrenal disease also have it. Unfortunately, it is yet another one of those symptoms that aren't in the textbooks, so doctors don't recognize or acknowledge it. ... (15 replies)
... meaning your pituitary is sending signals to your adrenal glands to make cortisol and they aren't! ... (6 replies)
... Oh...I hear the torture in you that I hear in myself. I am not diagnosed yet and I am going nuts trying to figure out what is wrong with me. ... (9 replies)

Need some help!
Apr 23, 2004
... The second one was 25. My binding globulins are messed up, so most of my "total" hormones are high or in the upper part of the range...while the "frees" are low or low normal. ... (5 replies)
Low cortisol test
Dec 21, 2003
... like to know exactly if my adrenals are the problem and how much I should take. So I asked my dr to order the test where you have to spit about five times a day in a tube and from that they can see how your adrenals are doing. ... (2 replies)
... So, now I have the test results in hand, showing high cortisol. ... (10 replies)
... sorry to bug you all, but I did see any other group that would know more than you all about Cortisol testing. That said... ... (4 replies)
... The symptoms caused by excessive cortisol secretion may vary from person to person. Many of the symptoms listed below can be attributed to numerous other diseases if viewed separately. ... (12 replies)
... bout 17 years. My hypo has been treated pretty well by synthroid, but starting about March, I felt very hypo. Did blood work and my tsh was around 2.4 or so, too high for me, so my dr increased my med from 137 to 150. Well, I gave it about 6 weeks, I was still feeling awful. ... (0 replies)
... It's been a battle ever since this began. Forewarning, my post will be long, and it will likely be difficult to understand in some areas due to my lack of concentration and mental cognitive abilities, but I'll get to that later. ... (4 replies)
... however, for the past few weeks it has been debilitating. I'm a high school teacher and can only function for the few classes I teach and by the time I get home at 3 I end up on the couch for the rest of the night. ... (2 replies)
... I am very concerned because I recently noticed a change in my urine colors. My MD is also board certified in nephrology and keeps dismissing this, suggesting Cushing's instead because of the weight gain. ... (11 replies)
Addisons & Pheo?
Feb 27, 2012
... the one location outside the hospital has shown a small "benign" tumor on my left adrenal gland on 5 occasions. In the hospital, they NEVER see anything? ... (0 replies)
... My skin turned tan or light tan in a matter of days. I wasnt even out in the sun to even turn that tan.Limited exposure to the sun seems to worsen my skin more. ... (1 replies)
... syncopal episodes and I understand that her BP has previously been documented as low. She has a high salt intake as you know and describes salt cravings and intermittent nausea. ... (7 replies)
... Hi folks, So long story short I am a 28 year old male with hypopituitaryism. I'm on a laundry list of hormones for that... and have been for a while now. I've felt a lot better since being on replacement hormones. But one thing I've never been able to kick is the wicked fatigue. Really bad raccoon eyes with dark circles around them too. I've been on a wide dose of HC... (2 replies)
... pm. They told me I had a serious adrenal fatigue and it might be able to be helped with 10 mg of cortisol each day. The Dr. doing the prescribing was a holistic MD. He could prescribe cortisone, and he did. ... (1 replies)
... ant off all of it. I just want to throw all of it away. Steroids are scary. I am not the same person I used to be and getting rid of stress is not an option I am in a bad marriage and trapped because i cannot be self reliant. ... (5 replies)
... of respiratory virus. Then on Sunday I started with some other wierd thing. I actually am wondering if it has something to do with my adrenals, or something else in my endocrine system. It's happened 4 times now. First of all, it seems that I almost always get sick right before I start my period. ... (7 replies)
Aug 28, 2008
... hour urinary free cortisol tests, ACTH, serums, saliva cortisols at the proper times to be diagnostic. ... (3 replies)

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