Indication and technical aspects of adrenal blood sampling.

  title={Indication and technical aspects of adrenal blood sampling.},
  author={Dirk Blondin and Ivo Quack and M Haase and Seher K{\"u}c{\"u}kk{\"o}yl{\"u} and Holger Sven Willenberg},
  journal={RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin},
  volume={187 1},
UNLABELLED Adrenal disorders are relative frequent with regard to the incidence of adrenal tumors and the high portion in causes of secondary hypertension. Morphological changes in the adrenal glands can lead to very different functional disorders that may be clinically overt or hard to diagnose. On the other hand, they can already be functionally relevant when structural changes are too small to be picked up by imaging. Adrenal venous sampling serves to determine the source of hormone excess… CONTINUE READING