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Research & Reviews  876 results

Selective Glucocorticoid Replacement Following Unilateral Adrenalectomy for Hypercortis...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab698
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; DeLozier OM, Dream SY et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - An institutional study previously demonstrated that cosyntropin stimulation testing on postoperative day 1 (POD1-CST) identified patients at risk for adrenal insufficiency (AI) following unilateral adrenalectomy (UA) for adrenal-dependent hypercor...

Anatomical Variations of the Left Adrenal Vein Encountered During Venous Sampling.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2021.09.005
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Sato Y, Shirota G et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - To identify the anatomical variations in the left adrenal vein (LAV) and to evaluate the role of preprocedural contrast-enhanced CT (CECT) planning. The length of the left adrenal central vein (LACV), the vessel that receives blood from all tribut...

Thrombotic Microangiopathy Due to Severe Hypertension in a Patient With Primary Aldoste...
https://doi.org/10.1253/circj.CJ-21-0653
Circulation Journal : Official Journal of the Japanese Ci... Hirabayashi Y, Okamoto R et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Thrombotic Microangiopathy Due to Severe Hypertension in a Patient With Primary Aldosteronism.|2021|Hirabayashi Y,Okamoto R,Miura S,Inoue C,Uemura M,|

Screening for Primary Aldosteronism is Underutilized in Patients with Obstructive Sleep...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.07.041
The American Journal of Medicine; Conroy PC, Hernandez S et. al.

Sep 12th, 2021 - Resistant hypertension is common in patients with primary aldosteronism and in those with obstructive sleep apnea. Primary aldosteronism treatment improves sleep apnea. Despite Endocrine Society guidelines' inclusion of sleep apnea and hypertensio...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of primary aldosteronism--the Japan Endocrin...
https://doi.org/10.1507/endocrj.ej11-0133
Endocrine Journal; Nishikawa T, Omura M et. al.

Aug 11th, 2011 - The Japan Endocrine Society (JES) attempted to develop guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of primary aldosteronism (PA). The Task Force Committee (TFC) was composed of a chair, selected by the JES, and additional experts. Systematic review...

Case detection, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism: an end...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2008-0104
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Funder JW, Carey RM et. al.

Jun 17th, 2008 - Our objective was to develop clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism. The Task Force comprised a chair, selected by the Clinical Guidelines Subcommittee (CGS) of The Endocrine Society, si...

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News  49 results

Few Adults at Risk for Primary Aldosteronism Get Screened
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948177

Mar 29th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Only 3% of adults at high risk for primary aldosteronism (PA) are screened for the condition, according to a study presented at ENDO 2021, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting. "Primary aldosteronism causes persistent...

Will Scans Help Boost Detection of Resistant Hypertension?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948024

Mar 24th, 2021 - A noninvasive imaging method for identifying whether the source of a patient's primary aldosteronism is from unilateral or bilateral adrenal adenomas worked as well as the standard method, invasive adrenal vein sampling, in a head-to-head comparis...

Far Too Few With Treatment-Resistant Hypertension Get Hormone Test
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943296

Dec 29th, 2020 - Millions of Americans with treatment-resistant hypertension are likely not being tested to determine whether their high blood pressure is driven by primary aldosteronism (PA), despite guidelines that call for such an approach, according to finding...

Adrenal Venous Sampling Not Always Required Before Unilateral Adenoma Treatment
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940852

Nov 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with primary aldosteronism and clearly visualized unilateral adenomas, confirmatory adrenal venous sampling (AVS) may not be required prior to surgery, researchers say. "It's important to realize that AVS is...

AVS Is a 'Choke Point' for Aldosteronism Assessment in Hypertension
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939025

Oct 13th, 2020 - At a time when new evidence strongly suggests that roughly a fifth of patients with hypertension have primary aldosteronism as the cause, other recent findings suggest that many of these possibly tens of millions of patients with aldosterone-drive...

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