A 29-year-old female asked:
My cortisol + acth are both very low. i also have severe nausea, fatigue, and low blood pressure. my acth stim test showed that i do *not* have adrenal insufficiency. could the low cortisol still be the cause of the nausea? if so, how do i raise it?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Endocrinologist: Has a pituitary gland disorder been excluded? An endocrinologist is best to evaluate and advise you. Appropriate testing will be performed.
30 viewsAnswered Nov 01, 2020
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Low cortisol: Diagnosing and treating low cortisol issues is complicated. Follow local teams advice. Always send laB numbers and the normal range for your lab. They all differ.
25 viewsAnswered Nov 21, 2020
Last updated Nov 21, 2020
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