Adrenal evaluation is commonly considered for patients with fatigue and a host of other complaints resulting from a history of chronic psychological or physiological stress. It is also vital for treating patients with hypothyroidism, due to the close interaction of these endocrinal systems. This test incorporates the Adrenal Stress Profile (END01) and urinary T3 levels from a 24-hour urine sample.
END05 Adrenal – Thyroid Profile (24H) (Genova Diagnostics)
Specimen Type: Saliva and Urine
AVERAGE TURNAROUND TIME: 17 days
Patient Requirements: Steroid medication (including anti-inflammatories, inhalers and creams) will influence the results and should be avoided for a minimum of 48 hours prior to test.
NB: Long-term steroid use may influence test results; please check with the laboratory.
Cortisol DHEA T3