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... This is the most specific test for diagnosing AS. In this test, blood cortisol, urine cortisol, or both are measured before and after a synthetic form of ACTH is given by injection. ... (12 replies)
... I'm a 33 year old male with hashimoto's thyroiditis. I've had several blood tests for ACTH, Cortisol and a number of other things. ... (0 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue??
Jul 25, 2007
... ated, I think you may have Crohns disease, That would explain the irregular bowl behavior and weight loss. I said if it's not Endo related, how do you explain my blood sugar issues. He stated he wasn't sure, maybe I was turning diabetic. ... (88 replies)

... so he had my PCP refer me to an endo. Well, the Endo ran a basic fasting blood draw once again to measure my ACTH levels. ... (0 replies)
... The lab scales are for normal people with no symptoms. If you are experiencing symptoms of low cortisol and you have low end test results then its reasonable to at least test to rule out cortisol problems. Low cortisol AND low ATCH at the same time is also a good indicator of trouble. ... (3 replies)
... You can't diagnose adrenal insufficiency with simple blood tests, you need some kind of stimulation test to determine your maximum cortisol output. I suggest you ask for a visit with an endocrinologist. ... (16 replies)
... Your morning cortisol of 10 is on the low side. Morning is when they'd say it should be the highest for the day! Then your stim test shows a problem. ... (4 replies)
... and my cortisol levels came back VERY low, and I'm wondering if I should look at Addison's disease. ... (9 replies)
... I'm no expert, but I think you can have a high AM cortisol and still have adrenal fatigue. ... (13 replies)
... The body's normal rhythm should be at its highest at around 8am. ... (29 replies)
... lethargy and extremely low Blood Pressure. Sent to ER and given fluid resucitation which didn't help my low BP. Blood platelets were low as well as WBC count. Cortisol measured a 7 on the one occasion it was read. ... (4 replies)
Why oh why???
Mar 27, 2010
... well i know about cushings, but I thought is was elevated cortisol all the time? ... (8 replies)
... Well, the blood level tells you on that day at that moment your adrenal glands appear to be working normally. What it doesn't tell you is how stressed you were. ... (8 replies)
... About two months ago, I had mentioned to my personal trainer that I was feeling very tired with low blood pressure. This had been going on for a couple months, on and off every couple of weeks. ... (2 replies)
... Later I talked to another Dr. and he recommended I do a Saliva test for my hormones. ... (2 replies)
... I recently had a saliva cortisol test done by my naturopath and my results were a little strange, they came back sporadically high. ... (0 replies)
... checking the cortisol level, then more over the 3 hours. ... (4 replies)
... every blood test known to man. ... (6 replies)
Adrenal Fatigue
Dec 13, 2004
... I'm fairly convinced that I have adrenal fatigue even though my 4 pt cortisol tests came back normal. ... (2 replies)
Morning Cortisol
Mar 11, 2004
... You can't diagnose anything on the basis of a blood cortisol test. Unfortunately cortisol varies hourly and can have wide swings throughout the day. Thus a low value means as little as a high value. ... (2 replies)




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