Hyperaldosteronism

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Hyperaldosteronism

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hyperaldosteronism" returned 124 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A Woman with Normotensive Primary Hyperaldosteronism.
 

Author(s): Sedighe Moradi, Mohammadreza Shafiepour, Alireza Amirbaigloo

Journal: Acta Med Iran. 2016 Feb;54(2):156-8.

 

Normotensive hyperaldosteronism is a rare disorder. It is usually diagnosed with hypokalemia or an adrenal mass. Our patient was a 27-year-old female presented with weakness. She had normal blood pressure, hypokalemia, high plasma aldosterone level and suppressed plasma renin activity. ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2016

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Galectin-3 blockade inhibits cardiac inflammation and fibrosis in experimental hyperaldosteronism and hypertension.
 

Author(s): Ernesto Martínez-Martínez, Laurent Calvier, Amaya Fernández-Celis, Elodie Rousseau, Raquel Jurado-López, Luciana V Rossoni, Frederic Jaisser, Faiez Zannad, Patrick Rossignol, Victoria Cachofeiro, Natalia López-Andrés

Journal: Hypertension. 2015 Oct;66(4):767-75.

 

Hypertensive cardiac remodeling is accompanied by molecular inflammation and fibrosis, 2 mechanisms that finally affect cardiac function. At cardiac level, aldosterone promotes inflammation and fibrosis, although the precise mechanisms are still unclear. Galectin-3 (Gal-3), a β-galactoside-binding ...

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2015

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Outcomes of adrenalectomy in patients with primary hyperaldosteronism--a single centre experience.
 

Author(s): Igor Hartmann, Michal Grepl, Ales Vidlar, Oldrich Smakal, Jan Vaclavik, Zdenek Frysak, Martin Dolezel, Vladimir Student

Journal: Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub. 2014 Dec;158(4):583-90.

 

Primary hyperaldosteronism is a common cause of secondary hypertension. In patients with proven unilateral overproduction of aldosterone adrenalectomy can cure hyperaldosteronism with high probability and a positive effect on hypertension. The aim of the study was to determine the ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2015

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The terms "Hyperaldosteronism" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Mutations in KCNJ5 gene cause hyperaldosteronism.
 

Author(s): Maria-Christina Zennaro, Xavier Jeunemaitre

Journal: Circ. Res.. 2011 Jun;108(12):1417-8.

 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2011

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[Primary hyperaldosteronism].
 

Author(s): C Raffaitin, S Mimouni, J-B Corcuff

Journal: Ann. Biol. Clin. (Paris). ;64(3):253-7.

 

Diagnosing primary aldosteronism, a hypertensive endocrine disease, is difficult because of an ill-defined frequency, various clinical forms and multiple diagnostic criteria. Current recommendations rest upon aldosterone and renin or renin activity determinations, the main point being ...

Last Updated: 15 May 2006

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Primary hyperaldosteronism.
 

Author(s): Sunil Nadar, Gregory Y H Lip, D Gareth Beevers

Journal: Ann. Clin. Biochem.. 2003 Sep;40(Pt 5):439-52.

 

Primary hyperaldosteronism is an important cause of hypertension. Its true prevalence is still a matter of debate, since about 10% of hypertensives may have underlying hyperaldosteronism. Primary hyperaldosteronism is due to aldosterone-secreting tumours, bilateral adrenal hyperplasia ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2003

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Primary Aldosteronism in Western Norway
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hyperaldosteronism

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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Study of CS-3150 in Patients With Primary Aldosteronism
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Primary Aldosteronism

 

Last Updated: 7 Oct 2016

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IS Metomidate PET-CT Superior to Adrenal Venous Sampling in Predicting Outcome From Adrenalectomy in Patients With Primary Hyperaldosteronism
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Primary Aldosteronism; Hyperaldosteronism

 

Last Updated: 25 Oct 2016

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