Hypertensive crisis during the resection of an adrenal tumor in primary aldosteronism

Primary aldosteronism is one of the few causes of hypertension which is subject to total surgical treatment, but a hypertensive crisis can occur during the resection of the adrenal tumor. We undertook this study to evaluate the relationship between hormonal factors and a hypertensive crisis during surgery. Sixteen patients with primary aldosteronism who… CONTINUE READING