"Hyperaldosteronism" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A condition caused by the overproduction of ALDOSTERONE. It is characterized by sodium retention and potassium excretion with resultant HYPERTENSION and HYPOKALEMIA.
- Conn Syndrome
- Syndrome, Conn
- Primary Hyperaldosteronism
- Hyperaldosteronism, Primary
- Conn's Syndrome
- Conns Syndrome
- Syndrome, Conn's
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Hyperaldosteronism" by people in Profiles.
'Malignant' hypertension from hyperaldosteronism: a case report. Pan Afr Med J. 2018; 30:10.
Prevalence of angiotensin II type 1 receptor (AT1R)-activating autoantibodies in primary aldosteronism. J Am Soc Hypertens. 2015 Jan; 9(1):15-20.
Autoimmune mechanisms activating the angiotensin AT1 receptor in 'primary' aldosteronism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 May; 99(5):1790-7.
Diagnostic value of the post-captopril test in primary aldosteronism. Hypertension. 2002 Apr; 39(4):935-8.