Cushing Syndrome tests
Cushing Syndrome

Tests could include:

  • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  • History and Physical Exam
  • 24 Hour Urine Free Cortisol Assay
  • Plasma Cortisol Measurement
  • Low dose dexamethasone suppression test
  • ACTH Stimulation Test
  • Metyrapone (hormone antibody) panel
  • Serum Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) Level
  • Corticotrophin releasing hormone stimulation (qualifier value)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging Angiography (MRA) of Adrenals
  • CT of Adrenals
  • Petrosal Sinus Sampling
  • Serum Electrolyte Panel
  • Serum Glucose Test
  • Serum Chloride Measurement
  • Potassium; serum, plasma or whole blood
  • High dose dexamethasone suppression test
  • MRI of Brain
  • A dexamethasone suppression test detects abnormal cortisol levels and disorders associated with this issue. Learn more about its uses.
  • Having a high or low level of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) may be a sign of a problem with your adrenal glands.
  • A potassium test is used to measure the amount of potassium in your blood. Potassium is an electrolyte important for the functions of cells.
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