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What is adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency?
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), also known as 'corticotropin', is the hormone necessary to stimulate the adrenal gland to produce its hormones, cortisol and adrenal androgens, especially in times of stress.
Common symptoms reported by people with adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency
Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
June 21, 2018