[Primary hyperaldosteronism. Diagnostic procedure useful in hospital routine].


Personal experience in the management of three cases of primary hyperaldosteronism, in which a cure was obtained by surgical removal of an adrenocortical adenoma, is was used in the elaboration of a diagnostic procedure requiring hospitalisation for 12 days. During 6 days, the patient is kept on a diet containing 100 mEq Na and K, and blood potassium values… (More)