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... I also have brown pigmentation on my face. I was just diagnosed with Addisons last week. When my endo first looked at me she know something was up due to my coloring. ... (8 replies)
... shelbe--Can you tell me a little about this test and how it works, what happens, I am having it in two weeks? I too have spots (this is why I clicked this post) on the sides of my face, but I thought they were from the sun and working in the yard? I am also 47 and thought it was age and sun related. I had no idea. Is this a typical symptom? Can I ask what your symptoms... (8 replies)
... Just wonder if any one would know what would be causing a few brown pigmentations on my face? ... (8 replies)

... Hi, I've just joined after reading loads of posts on here and thinking most could be by me!! ... (1 replies)
... I am so glad to know that, because I too have been helped so much by the information I have learned on this board as well as the Thyroid board. I don't think that I would have even thought to address my adrenal if I hadn't read about it here. My primary dr. ... (8 replies)
... test. I am hypo too and have the same symptoms as you. I'm also encouraged to hear that after only 2 weeks you were feeling so much better. Did the doc start you on 20 mg? ... (8 replies)
... as some vitiligo. I am sure there's more but those were the most troublesome. I also had an adrenal antibodies test done and it came back "high". I have been on 20 mg. of hydrocortisone for 2 weeks now and am feeling so much better. ... (8 replies)
... ing severe muscle pain, extreme fatigue, shakiness, low BP, chills and other symptoms that seemed to partially revolve around my food intake. I also have a brown pigmentation around my lips and other spots. This started 4 years ago and since then I have had a battery of tests, most of which were normal until recently. ... (10 replies)
... Hi everyone. I'm just sitting here waiting n worrying about my pending test results for ?Addisons. I thought I would ask for some advice from you more experienced people :) If I may, I'll list my symptoms which led me here, don't worry, I'll be brief lol. I've felt crappy since October 2012. Exhaustion No restful sleep! Sleeping for 10-11 hours per day Weakness... (1 replies)
... Whew, that is a lot, and sorry for going on but I do not know what is going on. ... (10 replies)
... What you have going on seems very similar to me before my diagnosis. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you Shelbe! FLFLOWERGIRL:) (8 replies)
... I didn't feel any different after the injection. I have heard that some people do actually feel good for awhile after the test. Good luck. (8 replies)
... Shelbe--Thanks for your reply. Yes it does help. I was DX'ed with anemia last year by my Endo and have not really felt like myself since, I was very sick for a year. They never find a cause for me to feel unwell but I do have a low ferritin. So, I asked about Adrenal fatigue and the doc said that is Addison's disease and that he would check me for it, but he doesn't think... (8 replies)
... spots on my thigh. They will not tan,,,they stay white no matter what! Is this common? ... (4 replies)
... Can anyone tell me what tests I am likely to face from endo? ... (4 replies)
... I get my results from a short syncathan test on 9th Aug, but my biggest concern is not exactly the weight loss as I have only lost a few pounds but i look like i have lost more through muscle wastage. ... (2 replies)
... also2tired, If you have addisons & the thyroid is treated first it will make you feel "worse"! You need the ACTH stimulation test. This is the best test for addisons. Info below. TEST 2: The ACTH stimulation test: OBJECT: To determine if the patient's adrenal glands can respond to the ACTH message from the pituitary to increase cortisol production in the adrenal... (2 replies)
Can anyone HELP!!!
May 25, 2005
... L on the basis that these 2 tests have been abnormal I think it prudent to arrange insulin stress test". ... (1 replies)
... If anyone here has visited the Leukemia, Lymphoma or Lupus boards you know the hell Ive been going through the past year or so with various symptoms off and on that are only getting worse. ... (3 replies)

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