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

Abstract

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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