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Dayyal Dg. in Clinical Pathology
Saturday, 28 April 2018 14:06

Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)

Why is this test performed? This hormone test is evaluated in different conditions, such as Adrenal insufficiency, in Acromegaly and Cushing Syndrome. In Addison's disease, the level of Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) is noted more than 1000 pg/ml. In Adrenal carcinoma, Adenoma, and Adrenocortical insufficiency, the level of Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) decreases.…

  • Article
  • Clinical Pathology
  • ACTH
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  • Laboratory
  • Laboratory Test Procedure
  • Lab Test
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