EDTA Plasma Blood Test
Turn Around Time
48 hours Turnaround times are estimates
NutriPATH offers a simple blood test that assesses ACTH levels in the blood which assists in monitoring conditions associated with excessive or deficient cortisol in the body.
Brownstein MJ. Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) in the central nervous system. Adv Biochem Psychopharmacol. 1980;22:93‐99.
- Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
- Endocrine and Hormonal Health
- Addison disease
- Other Health Conditions
- Cushing disease
- Cushing syndrome
- Increased skin pigmentation, even in areas not exposed to the sun
- Loss of appetite
- Muscle weakness
- Secondary adrenal insufficiency
- Nutritional and Dietary Symptoms
- Weight loss
Notice To Patients
NutriPATH practices in the usual practitioner-referral system for pathology laboratories. Patients are highly recommended to seek the supervision and guidance of a qualified healthcare practitioner for the interpretation of any lab results and associated information. NutriPATH can offer assistance in locating a suitable practitioner.
How it works
Your referring practitioner will place this order via their online portal.
A test kit will be dispatched to you and you can conveniently collect your sample in the comfort of your home.
Return samples for analysis via the provided courier packaging.
Our highly skilled and qualified team have created a service where patients can easily gain access to a wide range of pathology testing options.
As a leader in the industry, practitioners are able to trust in our ability to provide them with the technology they need to adequately test their clients and patients.