Hyperaldosteronism

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Hyperaldosteronism

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The terms "Hyperaldosteronism" returned 121 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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A case of severe hyperaldosteronism caused by a de novo mutation affecting a critical salt bridge Kir3.4 residue.
 

Author(s): Silvia Monticone, Sascha Bandulik, Julia Stindl, Mihail Zilbermint, Ivan Dedov, Paolo Mulatero, Michael Allgaeuer, Chyi-Chia Richard Lee, Constantine A Stratakis, Tracy A Williams, Anatoly Tiulpakov

Journal: J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.. 2015 Jan;100(1):E114-8.

 

Familial hyperaldosteronism type III (FH-III) is a rare and clinically heterogeneous condition, that can display mild as well as severe phenotypes. Point mutations in the KCNJ5 gene, affecting the ion selectivity of the inward rectifier K(+) channel 4 (Kir3.4), underlie the molecular ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2015

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A single-step approach to the diagnosis of primary hyperaldosteronism: filling a true void or burdening the bottleneck of adrenal vein sampling?
 

Author(s): Etty Osher, Yonit Marcus, Naftali Stern

Journal: J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2014 Jul;16(7):477-8.

 

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2014

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The terms "Hyperaldosteronism" returned 5 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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Hyperaldosteronism: recent concepts, diagnosis, and management.
 

Author(s): R Foo, K M O'Shaughnessy, M J Brown

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 2001 Oct;77(912):639-44.

 

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2001

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The hypertensive patient with hypokalaemia: the search for hyperaldosteronism.
 

Author(s): F J Frey

Journal: Nephrol. Dial. Transplant.. 2001 Jun;16(6):1112-6.

 

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2001

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Diagnostic Properties of Aldosterone-Renin Ratio in Primary Aldosteronism Among Hypertensives.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hyperaldosteronism; Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2007

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The Therapeutic Effect of Bromocriptin in Patients With Primary Aldosteronism
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hyperaldosteronism; Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 22 Mar 2007

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Prevalence of Primary Aldosteronism in Hypertensive Patients Presenting With Atrial Flutter or Fibrillation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Atrial Fibrillation; Atrial Flutter; Aldosteronism

 

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2014

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