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... not respond to a very low dose of the stimulant adrenocorticotrophic hormone and you had less than a full response to a maximum stimulation. I have discussed the results with your endocrinologist and we would like to review things in 3 months time to see if there is any clear pathology emerging here. ... (1 replies)
... My question is, were his test results real low? ... (12 replies)
... My doctor says she is not sure if the ACTH Stim test is necessary!! ... (5 replies)

... ending on the dose of cosyntropin used. so i'd say you're fine buter I'm not a doctor. Mine went to 6 after the injectionn and was less than 5 to begin with. MY ACTH level was 608. ... (3 replies)
... The cortisol tests have a range of up to 19.9 and 11.9 respectively. Doesn't my ACTH seem a bit high? ... (0 replies)
New ACTH Test
Dec 10, 2009
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New ACTH Test
Oct 14, 2009
... I just had an ACTH test. ... (3 replies)
... Only thing he said he would do was run another ACTH Stim test to verify the results. ... (31 replies)
... High, low, or normal. The cortisol result show you are adrenal insufficient. The addition of the ACTH would tell you if it is primary or secondary in nature. If primary. You will need to take hydrocortisone tablets. If secondary.. ... (10 replies)
... ACTH is a tricky test. Tricky in that if the tube is not chilled, not spun right away, not frozen right after that ... well, the results will be lower than it really is as ACTH degrades at room temperature. And the tube has to be an EDTA lavender one. ... (1 replies)
... I had ACTH stim test too, my baseline was 17, 30 min later was 21, 60 min later was 20. I didn't think it was good but my doc said it was. ... (7 replies)
... Your son has really been through it and I've never dealt with a situation like his before. Entocort supposedly won't suppress the HPA axis, but I'm skeptacle that it doesn't have at least some effect. If Entocort really has not effect on HPA axis, it may be that the high doses of the pred were prescribed for long enough time that his HPA may be permanently suppressed, but... (12 replies)
... that my baseline cortisol was 22 and it increased dramatically from the ACTH injection. My baseline normal ACTH is still on the low side. ... (29 replies)
ACTH stim test!!
Jan 15, 2007
... a little vial to the fastener and withdraw some blood and inject some ACTH, you won't feel anything. Maybe a mild cold sensation in your arm as they inject the ACTH though. ... (19 replies)
... He also said that in 4 months he may start weaning me from the cortef, if all goes well in the meantime. I'll have another ACTH test before I go see him. ... (13 replies)
... You can't. You should not have been given cortef until after the ACTH test, otherwise the test results are pretty much meaningless. ... (2 replies)
Low Dose Acth
Dec 13, 2004
... physiological dose of ACTH versus the pharmacological dose of .250ug. ... (4 replies)
... I now also have my ACTH result, which was drawn the same morning as and prior to the stim test. It was 8. ... (9 replies)
Test Results
Jul 16, 2004
... Well, we still didn't manage to be given the ACTH challenge or stim test. ... (1 replies)
... Hi there! I was just diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease by my endo. After that, he ordered a BUNCH of labs. One of which was ACTH stym test. I received results today, and am a bit confused. The values seem normal, but no doubling. ... (0 replies)

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