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Descriptor English: Hyperaldosteronism
Descriptor Spanish: Hiperaldosteronismo
Descriptor hiperaldosteronismo
Entry term(s) aldosteronismo
síndrome de Conn
Scope note: Cuadro provocado por una hiperproducción de ALDOSTERONA, caracterizado por retención de sodio y excreción de potasio, con resultado de HIPERTENSIÓN e HIPOPOTASEMIA.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hiperaldosteronismo
Descriptor French: Hyperaldostéronisme
Entry term(s): Aldosteronism
Conn Syndrome
Conn's Syndrome
Conns Syndrome
Hyperaldosteronism, Primary
Primary Hyperaldosteronism
Syndrome, Conn
Syndrome, Conn's
Tree number(s): C19.053.800.604
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006929
Scope note: A condition caused by the overproduction of ALDOSTERONE. It is characterized by sodium retention and potassium excretion with resultant HYPERTENSION and HYPOKALEMIA.
Annotation: do not confuse with HYPOALDOSTERONISM; do not confuse entry term CONN SYNDROME with CONN DISEASE see ADRENOCORTICAL ADENOMA
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS ID: 7108
Unique ID: D006929
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Hyperaldosteronism - Preferred
Concept UI M0010808
Scope note A condition caused by the overproduction of ALDOSTERONE. It is characterized by sodium retention and potassium excretion with resultant HYPERTENSION and HYPOKALEMIA.
Preferred term Hyperaldosteronism
Entry term(s) Aldosteronism
Conn Syndrome - Narrower
Concept UI M0459781
Scope note Primary hyperaldosteronism caused by the excess production of ALDOSTERONE by an ADENOMA of the ZONA GLOMERULOSA or CONN ADENOMA.
Preferred term Conn Syndrome
Entry term(s) Conn's Syndrome
Conns Syndrome
Hyperaldosteronism, Primary
Primary Hyperaldosteronism
Syndrome, Conn
Syndrome, Conn's



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