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... 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)
... 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)
... 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'm new here but have been reading alot. ... (1 replies)
... I recently had an ACTH stim test because my endo suspected that I might have adrenal insufficiency. ... (1 replies)
... normal. I was sure I would have a diagnosis after my ACTH stim test. Unfortunately, I've hit another dead end. ... (2 replies)
... they did an ACTH stim test. ... (4 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... recent MRI that still shows no tumor. It was believed that I had Addison's as I suffer from all the symptoms except the darkened skin. The autoimmune antibody test showed negative, which my endo says means that I do not have addisons. ... (7 replies)
... a bit concerned as the docs didn't seem to take the blood at exactly 30 and 60mins!!!!! in my last 2 tests the docs took the blood exactly on time. Anyway the test really made me feel tired, but it made the baby very active which I was a little concerned about. Both my endo and obs insisted the test was safe. ... (29 replies)
... Hi everyone! Thanks for reading my post. ... (0 replies)
... Anyhow, I went to Endocrin to be cleared before surgery due to slow healing. My DHEA levels came back at 23. My Dr ordered a ACTH test, which the results came back this morning. ... (3 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)
... I was curious regarding Addison's and obesity. I've read some of the posts and most of the Addison's patients are thin. I am short, heavy and had a cortisol test on May 3rd that showed a 2. ... (1 replies)
Scared/tired/lost
Aug 27, 2003
... ancreas, liver and kidney ultrasounds. mammograms, paps, thyroid tests. THANK GOD all normal but i still feel the same dreadful way. My Dr just drew blood for an ACTH test which i am told will take 10 days or so for results and this morning i had a serum cortisol test and had another late afternoon. ... (1 replies)
... Midnight, but that will probably not happen since my Endo already dismissed the Saliva Cortisol test by saying they were unreliable. ... (31 replies)


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