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Adrenal hypertension

Adrenal hypertension: Introduction

Adrenal hypertension: Adrenal hypertension is high blood pressure caused by adrenal gland problems. For example, an adrenal tumor can cause excessive production of aldosterone which in turn causes salt-retention and high blood pressure. Severity of symptoms varies depending on the underlying cause. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adrenal hypertension is available below.

Symptoms of Adrenal hypertension

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Adrenal hypertension: Complications

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Causes of Adrenal hypertension

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Adrenal hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adrenal hypertension

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Prognosis for Adrenal hypertension

Prognosis for Adrenal hypertension: The prognosis varies depending on what the underlying cause for the high aldosterone production is and how easy it is to treat.

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