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What is the ab acth plasma stimulation test for?

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Dr. David Sneid
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In brief: Syncortropin?

If you're referring to the Cortrosyn or syncortropin test, it's an injection designed to stimulate cortisol production by your adrenal glands.
Blood is drawn, generally one hour after injection, and values should increase by a certain amount to be considered normal.

In brief: Syncortropin?

If you're referring to the Cortrosyn or syncortropin test, it's an injection designed to stimulate cortisol production by your adrenal glands.
Blood is drawn, generally one hour after injection, and values should increase by a certain amount to be considered normal.
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