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ea0091wh3 | Workshop H: Miscellaneous endocrine and metabolic disorders | SFEEU2023

Diagnosing Adrenal insufficiency

Musselwhite Janine

Patient referred to us for Short Synacthen test following, low baseline cortisol in the community, symptoms of fatigue, background history of neck pain on mild opioids, Paracetamol, codeine and Tramadol. Asthmatic on prn salbutamol inhalers. Before attending for Synacthen test patient asked to withhold inhalers and any steroid based medications. Synacthen performed at 08:30am: Pre Cortisol level: 96mmol/lPost Synacthen administration: 388mmol/lInadequate response to synacthen ...