|Bilateral Adrenal Incidentalomas Linked to Cushing Syndrome|
Hyperaldosteronism prevalence was similar across both patients, at 4.3% in bilateral and 5.4% in unilateral patients. Only one patient with bilateral lesions, the patient with pheochromocytoma, underwent a unilateral resection. "The management of ...
Medscape - Fri, 24 Jul 2015 20:33
|Primary hyperparathyroidism in a patient with primary aldosteronism|
Primary hyperparathyroidism is one of the most common causes of hypercalcemia. Inherited forms of primary hyperparathyroidism like Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2a, Hyperparathyroidism-Jaw Tumor Syndrome ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release) - Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:56
|Electrolytes in cardiology|
Hypokalaemia can also be due to increased loss of potassium through renal excretion, which may be caused by diabetes insipidus, hypercalcaemia, hyperaldosteronism, excessive fluid replacement therapy and diarrhoea. A typical ECG for a patient with ...
The Pharmaceutical Journal - Tue, 03 Feb 2015 09:43
|Aldosterone/renin ratio reliable diagnostic tool in infant primary ...|
The ratio of aldosterone to renin in plasma is a reliable indicator of primary hypoaldosteronism in newborns and infants, say researchers. Using the aldosterone/renin ratio in infants, as is done in adults with suspected hyperaldosteronism, avoids the ...
News-Medical.net - Wed, 27 May 2015 14:11
|Team discovers certain ARB drugs are better than others to treat heart failure|
25, 2014) in an article titled "Different Potencies of Angiotensin Receptor Blockers at Suppressing Adrenal β-Arrestin1-Dependent Post-Myocardial Infarction Hyperaldosteronism." Results of the study are also published in Scientific Reports (Vol. 5, Jan.
Medical Xpress - Mon, 02 Feb 2015 13:22
|Expert examines contribution of aldosterone in obesity-related hypertension|
Majewski also stressed that obesity-related hyperaldosteronism is different than true primary hyperaldosteronism. Guidelines from The Endocrine Society recommend that screening for primary hyperaldosteronism occur in patients with hypertension and ...
Healio - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:09
|Higher Aldosterone Linked to Increased Parathyroid Hormone Levels|
Data linked higher aldosterone with higher PTH (P<.0001) — a finding that was most pronounced in participants with primary hyperaldosteronism-like phenotype. The researchers noted a stepwise increment in PTH when comparing untreated participants ...
Endocrinology Advisor - Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13:00
|Severe Sleep Apnea Linked to Resistant Hypertension|
Severe obstructive sleep apnea may interfere with blood pressure (BP)–lowering treatment in patients at high cardiovascular disease risk or with established cardiovascular disease, results of a multicenter clinical trial suggest. Doctors should ...
Medscape - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:56