Salivary aldosterone as a diagnostic aid in primary aldosteronism.


Recent evidence demonstrates an increased incidence of primary aldosteronism (PA) in approximately 10% of the hypertensive population, making noninvasive and simple screening methods necessary. The aim of the present study was to apply a time-resolved fluorescence immunoassay for the measurement of aldosterone in saliva and the establishment of a cut-off to… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1248287