Hello all members,
idk my bodyfat maybe you guys can take a guess from my avatar
Im a 28 year old on trt because of primary hypogonadism. one of my testicles does not function. otherwise i feel i would be healthy and have solid t levels naturally but i dont. i have a varicocelle on...
I was surprised 17-OH Progesterone was low <10 on LabCorp scale 27-199 ng/dl considering along with TRT I'was on
HCG 125Iu daily
and 25mg of Hydrocotisone
I actually thought because I'm on Hydrocortisone Progesterone would be high(er)
Why would that be low?
So long story short, after my last bloodwork I realised that I probably had adrenal issues that had to be addressed. My cortisol was lowish, progesterone was low and so was DHEAS. I felt tired, irritated and I was considering coming off TRT. I crashed my E2 like 4 times this year, mostly because...
Simultaneous bilateral knee injection of methylprednisolone acetate and the hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal axis: a single-blind case-control study.
Habib G, et al. Show all Journal
J Investig Med. 2014 Mar;62(3):621-6.
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to evaluate the...
I am new to this forum but will be needing some guidance while I figure out my hormonal issues.
I have been on Testosterone and thyroid since I was 17. I was diagnosed with hypogonadism and Hypo-Thyroid.
It has been a long road of every doctor telling me something different.
Has anyone used the Synacthen test to get diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency (low cortisol output)?
The short Synacthen [tetracosactrin i.e. synthetic adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) ] test is routinely used to diagnose adrenal insufficiency, both primary and secondary (i.e. due to...