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Table 3 Results of the cosyntropin stimulation test after bilateral adrenalectomy (basal, 30 and 60 minutes post-cosyntropin)

From: Rare and severe complications of congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency: a case report

  RV ♂ 0 min 30 min 60 min
ACTH 0–46pg/mL 4766 3130 2224
Cortisol 4.3–23μg/dL 1.4 1.3 1.3
17-OHP 0.6–3.4ng/mL 35.9 44.30 34.7
11-deoxycortisol <7.2ng/mL 6.2 6.7 6.4
Delta-4-androstenedione 0.6–3.1ng/mL 21.9 31.1 25.2
DHEAS 80–560μg/dL <15.0 <15.0 <15.0
Total testosterone 241–827ng/dL 1054.3 1399.1 1266.7
  1. ACTH, Adrenocorticotropic hormone; DHEAS, Dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate; min, Minute; 17-OHP, 17-hydroxyprogesterone; RV ♂, Reference values for the male population.