Cortisol levels

Patient

Q: I had some blood tests and an ecg at the doctors, two days later i had a call saying my cortisol level was very high and i was getting referred to the hospital. After two weeks of hearing nothing i called the doctors for them to tell me i dont need to go to the hospital and everything was ok. Why is this? how can everything be ok now?

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