Mineralocorticoid Excess Syndrome, Apparent

Known as: Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess Syndrome, Mineralocorticoid Excess Syndrome, Apparent [Disease/Finding], Syndrome of Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess 
A hereditary disease characterized by childhood onset HYPERTENSION, hypokalemic alkalosis, and low RENIN and ALDOSTERONE secretion. It results from a… (More)
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2008
2008
The syndrome of apparent mineralocorticoid excess arises from nonfunctional mutations in 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type… (More)
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2000
2000
Apparent mineralocorticoid excess (AME) syndrome is a rare inherited disorder caused by 11β- hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (11-HSD… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We studied the changes in brain water diffusion in childhood as seen on diffusion-weighted MRI in 30 children from 1 day of life… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Whereas aldosterone is normally a much stronger mineralocorticoid than cortisol in vivo, mineralocorticoid receptors have… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (11 beta-HSD) catalyses the interconversion of hormonally active cortisol to… (More)
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1996
1996
The 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type II enzyme (11 beta HSD2) converts cortisol into mineralocorticoid receptor inactive… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The syndrome of apparent mineralocorticoid excess (ME) is an inherited form of human hypertension thought to result from a… (More)
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1995
1995
The so-called syndrome of 'apparent mineralocorticoid excess' (AME) is a rare cause of endocrine hypertension thought to result… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
The enzyme 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (11 beta-OHSD) interconverts cortisol and cortisone. Congenital deficiency of the… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The sodium retention associated with liquorice ingestion has been thought to be due to a direct mineralocorticoid effect, despite… (More)
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