Adrenal Insufficiency Community
update
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to Adrenal Insufficiency.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

update

Have some test results. Adrenocorticotropin in mid March: 9.3  In April: acth 5.5, cortisol 14.8. In May had stim test: baseline 13.9, 30 minute 25.85, 60 minute 20.1.
I have an appt. with specialist at University of Iowa in mid August, hoping to get some answers then.
Anyone else have results similar to this or know how to interperate them?
                                                                                 Thanks, RonnyAnn
Related Discussions
657231_tn?1390151580
You almost doubled your base - so it really depends on how your doc sees this... the drop at the end stayed in range but it is supposed to keep rising, not drop - so your doc is going to have to really think about if you *really* passed or if they need to keep an eye on or if they fail you now.

It looks so borderline to me, a layman - the doc may go either way as a wait and see or a treat. Depends on if the doc is conservative or not.

Keep us posted - it will be interesting to see how the doc sees this.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Recent Activity
922048_tn?1387946184
Blank
Sherri90049 commented on renae176's status
6 hrs ago
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
LaCant commented on When Your Cold Is Not...
Oct 18
219241_tn?1413541365
Blank
redheadaussie Breath testing today. BORIN... Comment
Oct 17
Top Thyroid Answerers
168348_tn?1379360675
Blank
ChitChatNine
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gimel
MI
798555_tn?1292791151
Blank
LazyMoose
MN
657231_tn?1390151580
Blank
rumpled
Northern, NJ
1530171_tn?1362547225
Blank
TheLightSeeker
London, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Guppy70
Fort Collins, CO
Adrenal Insufficiency Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Thyroid Answerers
168348_tn?1379360675
Blank
ChitChatNine
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
gimel
MI
798555_tn?1292791151
Blank
LazyMoose
MN
657231_tn?1390151580
Blank
rumpled
Northern, NJ
1530171_tn?1362547225
Blank
TheLightSeeker
London, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Guppy70
Fort Collins, CO