ea0049ep21 | Adrenal cortex (to include Cushing's) | ECE2017
, Gudmundsson Jon
, Birgisson Gudjon
, Sigurjonsdottir Helga
Introduction: Primary aldosteronism (PA) is an important, potentially curable cause of hypertension (HT) with higher risk of cardiovascular events than essential HT. In 2007, a standardized PA work-up protocol was introduced in Landspitali University Hospital (LUH), housing the only endocrine department in Iceland. The aim of this study is to review characteristics, test results and histopathology for patients diagnosed with PA in 2012-2016 in LUH.Method...