... ears ago. I was put on a high dose of synthroid and felt fine until my endocrinologist started reducing the Synthroid dose about 3 years ago to bring my TSH into normal range. I began having severe fatigue. I was suspicious because of my strong family history of autoimmune disease including my daughter who has type I diabetes. ... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed with MS six years ago, then I demanded a second opinion as my tests were all normal and symptoms didn't fit MS. Everyone disagreed about what was wrong with me then surprise surprise, like you, they tried to imply that it was psychological. ... (6 replies)
... dl and a low normal ACTH value prompting my endo to do the stim test. ... (3 replies)
... I found a new dr that ran morning ACTh and cortisol levels that lead to and Endocrine appointment. ... (0 replies)
... would love some input on my ACTH stim test. ... (0 replies)
... Looking forward to your input.
son has an excessive peeing problem. suffers from anxiety. do you think he would do well on some Cortef (HC) and Florinef? if so what dosage?
Even though sons baseline cortisol looks good (porbably due to major stress of the test) his labs did not double after the stim.
08/26/09 ACTH stim test (low dose 0.001mcg Cortrosyn via... (1 replies)
... My Endo told me this test was normal, but if you look at my AM level it is below Normal range.. ... (5 replies)
... As somebody working in medical research I have to disagree. The normal ranges are based on cortisol test results from healthy people! ... (5 replies)
... I have quadruple checked the bloodwork and it is not a mistake that my cortisol actually dropped from PRE to POST ACTH injection. Do you think this could be a lab mistake? ... (0 replies)
... I recently had an ACTH stim test because my endo suspected that I might have adrenal insufficiency. ... (1 replies)
... Is it normal to have such low initial levels? ... (0 replies)
... In your opinions, are my cortisol and acth numbers normal, or should I pursue additional testing to rule out secondary AI? ... (3 replies)
... The crazy thing is that I felt great during the stim test. Felt the most normal I've been for years. ... (3 replies)
... Endo says these are in the normal range but is also having me do the 5 day cushings test. Its not like I am splitting hairs here, but isnt the base line a bit low? ... (0 replies)
... Can anyone help interpret my ACTH stim test results? ... (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 am sorry I do not have an answer for you. I too am trying to find out about my results. My baseline was 11.3 but it went up to 26.9 so my adrenals responded but my baseline seems a little low...even though it may still be in the 'normal range'. I am just not sure if 11 is a low baseline or not??? What do you think??
Have you found any answers by now? Let me know what... (1 replies)
... Since I have a high DHEA, would you recommend a ACTH Stim test? ... (0 replies)
... 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)
... I recently had my ACTH Stim Test and was able to get some of the results, but won't meet with my doctor to discuss for another 2 weeks. ... (0 replies)