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Blood reports with elevated cortisol level - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi i took a blood test it showed elevated cortisol and acth they used the word elevated
User :   is this something to wry about
User :   they told me to take another blood test for it at 8 a.m.
Doctor :   yes
User :   elevated is not real high is it
Doctor :   until u get the full report
Doctor :   dont be scared
Doctor :   just relax
User :   i see
Doctor :   once the complete report is got
Doctor :   they will explain u what exactly would be wrong
Doctor :   and is wrong
Doctor :   ok
User :   could be nothing though
User :   also one other day i took a blood test showed elevated adrenaline
Doctor :   is there anything else u would like to know about
User :   so did a ct scan on adrenal gland and showed nothing
Doctor :   ok
User :   i guess that be it than thanks
Doctor :   ur welcome
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