ACTH stimulation studies in two children with isolated hypoaldostaronism and their relatives


In two children with isolated congenital hyperreninaemic hypoaldosteronism, plasma levels of aldosterone (Aldo), corticosterone (B), desoxycorticosterone (DOC), 18-OH-B and 18-OH-DOC were measured before and after an i.v. bolus of 0.25 mg SynacthenR.An 18-dehydrogenase deficiency is clearly demonstrated in pat.1. The normoreninaemic parents (no… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-198101000-00078


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