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... I was told by a doctor that the high ACTH doesn't mean anything. If that's the case, I don't understand why he ordered it and why it has a reference range of 9 to 52! ... (3 replies)
... No ACTH test was done. These doctors say that if the cortisol level is not suspicious, they don't proceed to an ACTH test. Probably O.K. to assume he doesn't have Addison's, even without the ACTH or saliva tests, since his cortisol was so far up on the scale? ... (3 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)

... Ok. I had my ACTH stim test done on the 9th and here are the results. ... (1 replies)
... My doctor ordered a morning ACTH blood test and 24 hour urine cortisol. Said I didn't need an ACTH stim test if my ACTH is already through the roof. I will do the test next week and report back the results here. Meanwhile if anyone cares to speculate? ... (2 replies)
... I wasn't sure where to post my question but I thought I would start with a board who dealt with ACTH and Cortisol levels often. ... (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)
... I am new here and i am looking for advice on my recent ACTH stimulation results. ... (0 replies)
... Was your ACTH test done properly? ... (3 replies)
... I got a copy of the latest ACTH / Cortisol results (Test #3) myself and haven't been in for a follow-up with my Endo, but does this look like Primary Adrenal Insufficiency or am I just jumping to conclusions? Test #1 - ACTH Stim Test (Done @ 2:00pm): Baseline Cortisol - 3.2 Baseline DHEA(S) - 461 (110-370) - (135% of range) Baseline Pregnenolone - 11 (13-208) - (-1% of... (31 replies)
... baseline Glucose 89 Acth 21 f cortisol 18.2 GH . ... (0 replies)
... EVERYTHING I have ever read or heard about Addison's Disease and the ACTH stim test say that your cortisol should have DOUBLED in 60 minute's time! Your ACTH is getting UP THERE, which would happen if your body was trying to tell your adrenals to make more cortisol. ... (9 replies)
... and other problems, since it all began within a few months of beginning the Flovent. In fact, he was so convinced that Andrew's test last July would have normal results that he was shocked when it didn't. I don't know how it could have though, when he had been on steroids for over a year! ... (13 replies)
... A few weeks ago, I had a couple of blood tests and an ACTH stimulation test done, and while I don't have all the numbers yet, I've been told by the doctor that none of the blood test results were out of range. ... (1 replies)
... DEAR CHRIS :angel: I HAVE NO INTENTIONS OF TRYING TO "SWAY" THE ENDO - ITS JUST THAT THIS UNINFORMED ENDO HAS SENT A LETTER (WITHOUT MY INFORMED CONSENT I MIGHT ADD :nono: ) TO MY PRIMARY STATING THAT I HAD A NORMAL ACTH TEST AND SHOULD CEASE HC - WHAT I WANT TO DO IS WRITE THE ENDO AND SHARE CONTRADICTING INFO TO HIS INTERPRETATION OF MY TEST RESULTS WITH A CC TO MY... (16 replies)
... Two days ago I went in for the ACTH blood test....my doc was concerned with my extremely low BP, fatigue, headaches, dizzyness, concentration loss...among some other things. ... (1 replies)
... According to the usual interpretation, your results indicate adrenal insufficiency because the ACTH should get your cortisol up to at least double your baseline level at 60 min. and yours is less than that. ... (3 replies)
... a.m. However, what does these results mean, if anything? ... (0 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with Hashimoto's from a biopsy. When I went to the endocrinologist he ran an ACTH stimulation test. ... (0 replies)
... I missed a phone call from my endocrinologist on Friday afternoon. I have my test results and I'm supposed to call back next week. I'm a little confused by the results. ... (4 replies)


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