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Dr. Thomas, MD
Dr. Thomas, MD, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, also Integrative, CAM, etc
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I think I have hypoadrenalism along with kidney disease. I

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I think I have hypoadrenalism along with kidney disease. I am having trouble getting a diagnosis from the Doctors. If I knew for sure what I have I would choose to use natural treatment If possible. The first appointment that I could get with an Endochrinologist is in January. of next year. All the other Doctors have danced around a diagnosis.
Could I just come there for a diagnosis.
Thank you for your help. Faye ******
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 5 months ago.

Hello

This is not a practice.

We do not diagnose or treat.

Your regular doctor can order simple tests as follows

1. 24 hour urine for free cortisol. If that is normal, you don't have hypoadrenalism.

2. Renal function panel, a blood test.

3. Urinalysis.

That is all you need to rule out these concerns.

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