Acth test

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Earlier I had written about the

ACTH stim test and how

I refused to do it

But now that the doctor again is recommending it

I might as well.

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  • Posted

    Hi Courtney,

    Why did you refuse to have it done before? I would trust your doctor, they would only suggest a test if they felt it was going to help you and was safe to do so.

    Hope it all goes well

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    • Posted

      Well in all honesty, I had read about

      Dynamic testing maybe associated with pituitary tumors and had read that they were a bit risky

      but then I realized or read Acth stim test

      Is a bit different and plus my doctor

      Still doesnt believe I have a pituitary problem

      I think , he might think it is Addisons

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    • Posted

      If it helps I have a pituitary tumour and have also had a ACTH stimulation with no adverse effects.

      Hopefully they will be able to give you some answers from it

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