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... I'm having the same problem of figuring out which came first the chicken or the egg on this. I have high Cortisol levels and DHEA levels as well. Not sure if the hypothryodism is causing this or something else. ... (6 replies)
... r the reply. I saw an endocrinologist, and I really don't think it was worth my time. My GP says my cortisol is very high but the endocrinologist told me that my levels were all in his "reference range" so he doesn't think it could be a hormonal problem and that I should speak to a gastroenterologist. ... (2 replies)
High cortisol
Jan 20, 2012
... hyroid issues can be. Also, my mother has a blood disorder called haemochromatosis that is also supposed to be hereditary. She has to give blood to keep her iron levels down. I am hoping that I am not in the beginning stages of either of these conditions but in my family, the apple never falls too far from the tree... ... (0 replies)

... undertreatment for a thyroid condition can cause high blood sugar levels and a whole host of other problems.. ... (2 replies)
... and my cortisol levels came back VERY low, and I'm wondering if I should look at Addison's disease. ... (9 replies)
... reference range is 4. ... (2 replies)
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... Hi Orion, that would make a lot of sense in my case, although my thyroid levels are mostly improved at this point. ... (11 replies)
High ACTH
Sep 4, 2011
... Yea, my cortisol and ACTH were all measured in the morning hours. My cortisol levels were on the high end of the range, but they were still within 'range', my endo didn't seemed worried at all, but said he'll retest in two months to see where it's at. ... (2 replies)
... hour urine collection more than a month ago, and that test showed low or borderline low levels in cortisol and my other stress hormones. I had an MRI done a couple of months ago that discovered a 5 mm tumor on my pituitary gland. ... (0 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)
... t know a thing about cortisol levels but I have recently been diagnosed with hypothyroidism. ... (1 replies)
... My cortisol is lower.. and with regards to the ACTH it means as you say.. your pituitary is telling it to make more.. but the adrenals just can not put out. ... (31 replies)
... Frankly, I was surprised that someone there thought thyroid wasn't your problem, given that you had no FT3 or FT4 results posted. It's important to also have FT3 levels checked too. ... (12 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)
... Just like you I have obvious thyroid symptoms. I also have TSH, T3 and T4 within range. I even have high DHEA combined with high cortisol. ... (1 replies)
High ACTH
Aug 2, 2011
... Hello everyone, I am here today to ask for any 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)
... It would be better if you could talk to an endocrinologist. Before I was diagnosed, my cortisol levels were 'fine'. But I asked for the Cortisol Stimulation test, which was not fine. Only an endocrinologist would know what was 'fine' for the time of day. ... (1 replies)
... Hey! Thank you so much for the reply <3 My BP does drop when I stand up, I have had that checked. My BP is generally in the low-to-normal range on average, although a few months ago it was sky-high for no apparent reason. But, I have checked it and every time I do the sit-to-stand test, it does drop instead of going up, indicating adrenal issues. My body temp is another... (17 replies)
... You are on Ft4 and Ft3 supplmentation. How were your levels before the Ft3 was added? ... (14 replies)




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