Does ACTH improve the diagnostic performance of adrenal vein sampling for subtyping primary aldosteronism?

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Adrenal vein sampling (AVS) is used for determining treatment options for primary aldosteronism (PA), but is a difficult procedure. Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) infusion or bolus has been reported to improve AVS success rates by increasing cortisol secretion, but effects on lateralization are controversial. We therefore assessed the effects… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/cen.13110

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