aldosteronism

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Related to Conn's syndrome: hyperaldosteronism, Cushing's syndrome, Addison's disease

aldosteronism

[al′däs·tə·rə‚niz·əm]
(medicine)
Hypertension induced by excessive secretion of aldosterone.
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The study found that a hitech PET-CT scan, commonly used to detect cancer, could identify Conn's syndrome.
The study found that a PET-CT scan, commonly used to detect cancer, could identify Conn's syndrome.
Conn's syndrome with an unusual presentation of rhabdomyolysis secondary to severe hypokalemia.
They limit their work to textual models of Cushing's syndrome, Addison's disease, Conn's syndrome, pituitary tumors, and hypothalamic disorders--entities that, as I show below, are exceedingly rare--and neglect adrenal dysfunctions that occur in all chronically ill individuals.