SST Test Results
Finally had SST test on Tuesday, results as follows: 204 0 mins 9am ref ( 160-550 ) 545 30 mins ref ( 160-550 ) 620 60 minutes ref ( 160-550 ...
Thyroid and Adrenals
I take NDT and top up with t3 but my t4 levels are always low and out of range....
Short Synacthen Test results (no ranges though)
Having had my SST on 13th Sept, I've finally had a letter from the endocrinologist with my results. My baseline was 333 nmol/L at 30 mins it ...
Sst Results right or wrong help
I thought while I was on the phone I would see if the synacthen test results from yesterday had by chance gone to my GP as well as to my rheu...
Dutch Complete with Cortisol Awakening Response vs Short Synacthen Test
I have suspected secondary hypothyroidism and have been referred for the SST within the NHS but have recently taken a private Dutch Complete ...
Testing For Neuroendrocrine Cancer Cells/Disease
Recently one of our members, suggested that the Chromogranin A, blood test may be insufficient, in determining a valid DX, of Neuroendrocrine...
Good rheumatologist in South Oxfordshire/Oxford
They are not sure at the moment whether it is RA or Psoriatic Arthritis....
SST test for low cortisol whilst on TRANSDERMAL HRT/oestrogen gel (i.e. not oral hrt)
I believe that taking oral oestrogen interferes with serum cortisol levels ( I think it increases it ) due to increasing cortisol binding glo...
I am a T3 only person, having taken about 90 mcg for well over 8 years, split into doses during the day. I do not have a TSH, it vanished lon...
Salvage lymph node dissection in nonmetastatic castration-resistant PCA.
New Mayo study below [ 1 ]. " To evaluate oncologic outcomes of patients with nonmetastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer treated wit...
Hi I am posting on here in the hope somebody can help me before I go back to see an endocrinologist. I have been having issues for quite some...
Hi, I’ve been feeling very run down and exhausted for a long time. Recently I have noticed my gums have gone brown and black....
Short Synacthen versus Adenal Saliva Cortisol Testing for Adrenal function
Since then my Adrenal function improved spontaneously by supporting my thyroid with NDT and good nutrition, probiotics etc. A recent Short Sy...
Results of Synacthen test Help needed understanding them
I had synatcthen test about a month ago but only just got the ranges Results were Baseline cortisol 127 nmol 30 mins 537 nmol 60 mins 499 nmo...
Is a Short Synacthen Test enough?
I can't really afford to get more private tests, I already paid for a thyroid panel after the endo refused to test FT3 and antibodies....
Precision oncology, THERANOSTICS & the Bad Berka Experience
New paper below [ 1 ]. For those who remember the days when there were few options, the list of potential therapies may seem bewildering....
Sleep apnoea home test
Has anyone used the Hope2Sleep home test where you rent the kit for 1-3 nights? I'm tempted to do it as I doubt I'll get a sleep study arrang...
9-10am: Before injection - 306 After - 593 I don't have the range or units, but I was referred as my morning cortisol was 100 Does this rule ...
Low cortisol, T3, TSH and steroid injection in hip joint: T3 uptake improved by steroid injection?
The paramedics found high blood pressure and a high heart rate and said I needed to go to A&E for the cardiac blood test. If I have Secondary...
Advice before endo appointment please
I was diagnosed as severely hypothyroid in Feb this year(tsh 147 ) and slowly started to feel a whole lot better until August when despite an...
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