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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)
... what does your doc have you doing for the high AM Cortisol? ... (6 replies)
... was a 16.9 on ref. 2. ... (0 replies)

... Theoretically speaking, if a bucket is low it doesn't necessarily mean that it isn't filling up fast enough, it could also mean that it's emptying out too fast. ... (31 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)
... ve needed help for the last three years but recently things are coming to a breaking point. ... (8 replies)
... Unfortunately a slightly elevated ACTH level isn't diagnostic of anything. Had your level been very low, or very high then that would have indicated more tests were necessary. A normal cortisol test also tells you nothing, while very high and very low are indicators. ... (3 replies)
Thyroid v. adrenal
Dec 12, 2004
... This is a long story but I'll try to make it short... ... (6 replies)
... just a quick update, my new endro is brilliant, his ordering loads of new tests over the next month.. ... (7 replies)
... c I was 25 years old and had worse acne than I did in high school and got fed up with it. He noticed that I have hyperpigmentation, and asked if anyone had ever mentioned Addison's disease to me. ... (0 replies)
... I recently had a adrenocortex saliva test. My reasons were because I have symptoms that seem to screen adrenal insufficiency... ... (2 replies)
... I'm a 29 year old female, and was diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome when I was 15. ... (12 replies)
... I just found this board and was hoping someone could help me with a few questions. My doctor recently mentioned that he wanted to test me for Addison's Disease and until that point I had never heard of it.. ... (5 replies)


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