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... Hi everyone! Thanks for reading my post. ... (0 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)
... I'm new here but have been reading alot. ... (1 replies)

... Hello there, this is amazing its like reading my story PCOS, shortness of breath, etc...... and additional.....diagnosis was panic attacks blah blah blah. ... (3 replies)
... I recently had an ACTH stim test because my endo suspected that I might have adrenal insufficiency. ... (1 replies)
... He keeps changing his mind though so I will be interested to see how these next results come out!!!! I just wish these docs would stick to the same story and not keep changing their minds! ... (29 replies)
... normal. I was sure I would have a diagnosis after my ACTH stim test. Unfortunately, I've hit another dead end. ... (2 replies)
... I would suggest you request the following blood tests, if they haven't already been done, and I would suggest you ask for a copy of the results of your ACTH stim test, and take it to another endo to have it analyzed. I do not believe your endo has drawn the correct conclusions from your test results! ... (4 replies)
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Jul 24, 2008
... on your reproductive hormones. I just started learning about this, in order to read my own results which did not have ranges provided. ... (15 replies)
... The Doc still hasn't called me back to make an appointment. I actually tried to make an appoitment when I went to pick up the lab results because the office has a particularly booked schedule, but they just told me the Dr would call when he wanted to see me. ... (31 replies)
... they did an ACTH stim test. ... (4 replies)
... Good morning...I wish I could give you an answer but, when I get my test results from my acth,we'll compare notes. I relate to all this not knowing. I'd go ahead and post your test results numbers. Be sure to include the referance ranges. ... (14 replies)
... I've had Addison's since I was 17, also diabetic , and have heart issues .. in all my yrs of dealing with this disease I've only once had a ACTH level test done and that was when I was diagnosed . ... (11 replies)
... ated. Remember this, addisons will not kill you, hurt you or, even slow you down if you don't let it. I just wrote a post because I'm very worried about what I'm reading from some people. Sure addisons is a serious condition, but it's extremely managable. ... (4 replies)
... I'm waiting for them to fax results, but they sent a letter saying everything was o.k. Prior to testing, I've been having a problem standing for very long as I get lightheaded. I have low blood sugar, don't tolerate thyroid meds which I need to take, and don't tolerate any stress. I constantly get anxiety if stressed at all, then feel like I'm gonna pass out. A ct scan... (0 replies)
... radation of the Adrenal Cortex. And, the treatment is different also, taking cortisol may not solve the problem. It has to be diagnosed through what is called an ACTH test, where you are injected with the hormone ACTH, which is given by the Pituitary, then results are measured over about 3 days. ... (6 replies)
... and ACTH stim test evaluate your adrenal function. ... (1 replies)
... except the darkened skin. The autoimmune antibody test showed negative, which my endo says means that I do not have addisons. I am confused because I have been reading and maybe I have misunderstood but does adrenal insufficency either signal addisons or secondary addisons. If not, could it develop into this later? ... (7 replies)
... The last time I saw her she had me do a 24hr UFC, and the results of that had come back. It was 38. ... (0 replies)
... end ACTH. I was reading that ACTH should be just into the upper third of the range, which yours clearly is not. ... (1 replies)

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