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aldosteronism

Saltos de línea: al|dos¦ter¦on|ism
Pronunciación: /ˌaldə(ʊ)ˈstɛrənɪz(ə)m
 
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Definición de aldosteronism en inglés:

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[mass noun] Medicine
A condition in which there is excessive secretion of aldosterone, which disturbs the balance of sodium, potassium, and water in the blood and so leads to high blood pressure.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Large chronic doses of licorice may result in cardiac arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, and pseudoprimary aldosteronism (including symptoms of hypertension, hypokalemia, and edema).
  • Glucose intolerance may occur in clinical conditions where there is severe hypokalaemia and a deficit in potassium balance such as primary or secondary aldosteronism or after prolonged treatment with diuretics.
  • I was able to rule out a pheochromocytoma and aldosteronism.

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