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Table 1 Laboratory data

From: Idiopathic and isolated adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency presenting as continuous epigastric discomfort without symptoms of hypoglycemia: a case report

Peripheral blood Diabetes and endocrine markers Infection markers
RBC 408 × 104/μL HbA1c 4.8% HBs Ag (−)
Hemoglobin 12.5 g/dL Plasma glucose 56 mg/dL HCV Ab (−)
Hematocrit 36.9% TSH 5.37 μU/mL HIV (−)
WBC 10,460/μL FT3 3.38 pg/mL TPHA (−)
 Neut 45.6% FT4 1.06 ng/dL β-D-glucan <  6 pg/mL
 Eo 6.7% ACTH 1.6 μU/mL TB Ab < 0.05 U/mL
 Baso 0.7% Cortisol 0.5 μg/dL QFT (−)
 Mono 11.1% DHEA-S 32 μg/dL CMV-C7-HRP (−)
 Lymph 35.9% GH 2.94 ng/dL Immune response markers
Platelet 17.1 × 104/μL IGF-1 51 ng/mL ANA (−)
Blood biochemistry LH 4.32 mU/mL RF (−)
Total protein 6.9 g/dL FSH 4.96 mU/mL Scl-70 Ab (−)
Albumin 3.6 g/dL Prolactin 66.4 ng/mL ACA (−)
Total bilirubin 1.2 mg/dL Renin activity 0.2 ng/mL/hr Tg Ab < 10.0 U/mL
AST 33 U/L Aldosterone 34.3 pg/mL TPO Ab 9.1 U/mL
ALT 22 U/L Adrenaline 58 pg/mL Anti-pituitary Ab (−)
LDH 146 U/L Noradrenaline 1882 pg/mL IgG4 78.7 mg/dL
ALP 163 U/L Dopamine 63 pg/mL Tumor marker
γ-GTP 21 U/L Urinary cortisol ≤10.3 μg/day CEA 1.2 ng/dL
Creatinine 0.82 mg/dL Electrolytes CA19–9 9.5 U/mL
BUN 29 mg/dL Na 134 mEq/L PSA 0.7 ng/mL
Uric acid 9.0 mg/dL K 4.5 mEq/L Urine
Amylase 71 U/L Cl 98 mEq/L Sugar (−)
CRP 13.36 mg/dL Ca 10.1 mg/dL Protein (−)
BNP 49.5 pg/mL IP 4.3 mg/dL Ketone body (3+)
  1. Ab antibody, ACA anticentromere antibody, ACTH adrenocorticotropic hormone, Ag antigen, ALP alkaline phosphatase, ALT alanine aminotransferase, ANA antinuclear antibodies, AST aspartate aminotransferase, Baso basophils, BNP brain natriuretic peptide, BUN blood urea nitrogen, CA19-9 cancer antigen 19-9, CEA carcinoembryonic antigen, CMV cytomegalovirus, CRP C-reactive protein, DHEA-S dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate, Eo eosinophil, FSH follicle-stimulating hormone, FT3 free triiodothyronine, FT4 free thyroxine, γ-GTP gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase, GH growth hormone, HbA1c glycated hemoglobin, HBs Ag hepatitis B surface antigen, HCV hepatitis C virus, IGF-1 insulin-like growth factor, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, LH luteinizing hormone, Lymph lymphocytes, Mono monocytes, Neut neutrophils, PSA prostate-specific antigen, QFT QuantiFERON, RBC red blood cells, RF rheumatoid factor, TB Ab tuberculosis antibody, Tg Ab thyroglobulin antibody, TPHA Treponema pallidum hemagglutination, TPO Ab anti-thyroid peroxidase antibody, TSH thyroid-stimulating hormone, WBC white blood cells