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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)
... 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)
... 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)

... You are on Ft4 and Ft3 supplmentation. How were your levels before the Ft3 was added? ... (14 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)
... A blood draw followed by automated determination of sodium and potassium levels as well as other standard blood markers. ... (8 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)
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)
... 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)
... 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)
... having my pertuity gland checked with a contrast MRI scan in a few weeks time. ... (7 replies)
... e thing is i have primery addisons, my cortislo steriod levels were normally extremely low vertually non exictent which is why i am so scared now with my steriod levels not just being high but being extremely high for me and my condition which doesnt make sence now... my condion is completely the reverse of what it use to be. ... (7 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)
... breathing difficulties in Jan 2007. ... (22 replies)
... early morning. Even assuming that the high is greater than my midnight level, it still probably would not fall within the range expected at early morning. ... (10 replies)
... s syndrome is done in two stages. Initial tests are to verify that there is indeed excess cortisol present. ... (7 replies)


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