Conn Syndrome

Known as: Aldosteronism Primary, primary aldosteronism, Conns Syndrome 
An endocrine disorder characterized by excessive production of aldosterone by the adrenal glands. Causes include adrenal gland adenoma and adrenal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Recognition and treatment of secondary causes of hypertension among patients with resistant hypertension may help to control… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Bone geometry is commonly measured on computed tomographic (CT) and X-ray microtomographic (μCT) images. We obtained hundreds of… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Great strides have been made in our understanding of the pathophysiology of primary aldosteronism syndrome since Conn's… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES We prospectively investigated the prevalence of curable forms of primary aldosteronism (PA) in newly diagnosed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Secondary hypertension (SH) including endocrine hypertension has been reported to be uncommon. We estimated the prevalence of SH… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Previous reports have demonstrated the antihypertensive efficacy of high doses of spironolactone in subjects with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The presence of structural alterations in the microcirculation may be considered an important mechanism of organ… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recent studies in hypertensive populations that have used the serum aldosterone (SA) to plasma renin activity (PRA) ratio as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Endothelium-dependent vasodilatation to acetylcholine is reduced in the forearm of essential hypertensive patients. To… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In arterial hypertension associated with primary or secondary hyperaldosteronism myocardial fibrosis is an important determinant… (More)
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