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... When my pituitary hormones came back with an ACTH of 161. ... (0 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)
... Thank you for the response. I have been finding a ton on conflicting info regarding test interpretation. I just read an article stating: "Standard high-dose ACTH stimulation test — A serum cortisol value of 20 g/dL (550 nmol/L) or more at any time during the test, including before injection, is indicative of normal adrenal function . *** Criteria that require a... (3 replies)

... Check ACTH two hours after waking. If it is high at that time, then have it checked again in the evening around 4pm on another day. ... (1 replies)
... I'm editing this post to make it clearer in hopes to elicit a response. ... (0 replies)
... I know of course I'll have to wait until I see the doc to know what's going on, just looking for what this it could mean so I can read up... I work in the medical field so I'm fairly knowledgable, but this is pretty complicated. ... (2 replies)
... of range. So they do not have to be parallel in range. ... (31 replies)
Primary/secondary
Apr 16, 2008
... Cortisol is the T4 to t3 conversion suppressant in the liver.. it is also a stress hormone. Too much and you have Cushings issues. ... (4 replies)
... Keep in mind these are my opinions and I'm not a doctor. ... (7 replies)
... unless they're wildly high, in which case it indicates Cushings. ... (5 replies)
Low acth?
Sep 19, 2013
... I am looking for some help in interpreting what exactly results mean. I am seeing a doctor in Boulder Colorado and due to the recent flooding he is going to be out for several weeks and I would like to get a basic idea of what I'm looking at. ... (0 replies)
... so I was definitely on the low end. She ordered a cortisol an ACTH stim test for two days later. ... (2 replies)
... I see Dr. Tab Moore at Georgetown University Hospital in D.C. for Hashimotos. ... (4 replies)
... One endo told me it's all in my head, another endo told me it's all thyroid. ... (1 replies)
... Since I have a high DHEA, would you recommend a ACTH Stim test? ... (0 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)
High ACTH
Sep 4, 2011
... Yea, my cortisol and ACTH were all measured in the morning hours. My cortisol levels were on the high end of the range, but they were still within 'range', my endo didn't seemed worried at all, but said he'll retest in two months to see where it's at. ... (2 replies)
High ACTH
Sep 4, 2011
... If not, have that done in the morning around 8am. ... (2 replies)
High ACTH
Aug 2, 2011
... r any insight or advice you have. I recently went to an Endo to just get a view inside my body. I had all my levels checked one thing that stuck out at me was my high ACTH levels. The range on the sheet says 0. ... (2 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)


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