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Procedure for and interpretation of ACTH test results

 


Lab Tests Online: "ACTH " - How is it used? When is it ordered? What does the test reveal?

 

ACTH protocol

ANTECH diagnostic test profile

http://www.antechdiagnostics.com/Resource.ashx?sn=ANTECHAdrenalFunctionTestGuide

 

 

ACTH stimulation test protocol

endocrinevet.info - diagnostic protocol for cases of suspected Cushing's Syndrome or Addison's Disease

http://www.endocrinevet.info/2011/03/whats-best-protocol-for-acth.html

 

 

ACTH stimulation testing

IDEXX Laboratories: chart for interpretation of ACTH test results

http://canineaddisonsinfo.com/ACTH_stimulation_test-IDEXX.pdf

 

 

Cortisol analysis

ANTECH: Basal cortisol concentrations for assessing adrenal function

http://archive.is/ostpL

 

 

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Animal Health Diagnostic Center: Endocrinology tests, fees and forms:

https://ahdc.vet.cornell.edu/docs/Canine_Adrenal_Function_Tests.pdf

 

ACTH - What is it and how is it used to diagnose Addison's? 


Corticotropin (ACTH) gel: Chemistry, Pharmacology, Uses/Indications. 

http://www.elephantcare.org/Drugs/corticot.htm


NATIONWIDE SPECIALIST LABORATORIES
CANINE HYPOADRENOCORTICISM – ADDISON’S DISEASE
http://thehormonelab.com/handbook/adrenocortical-function/canine-hypoadrenocorticism-addisons-disease

 

 

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