|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 20:31
|Why Did A VA Advisory Laugh At Chief Judge Kasold DBQ Critique?|
Benjamin Krause A VA Advisory Counsel laughed at a critique about disability benefits questionnaires (DBQ) from US Court of Veterans Appeals (CAVC) Chief Judge Kasold. And I for one could not believe what I was reading during my analysis of FOIA ...
DisabledVeterans.org - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:17
|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 14:17
|Waxahatchee Scrape Up Fuzz-Pop Fury on “Under a Rock”|
Ratio of the plasma aldosterone level to plasma reninA screening test in pri mary hyperaldosteronism reveals inappropriately elevated levels of plasma aldo sterone with coexistent decreased plasma renin activity.Status is usually measured through ...
Wondering Sound - Wed, 18 Feb 2015 05:19
|Public Release: 2-Feb-2015 NSU researcher discovers certain ARB drugs are ...|
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.
EurekAlert (press release) - Mon, 02 Feb 2015 13:22
|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 13:25
|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 13:03