Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Introduction

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension is high blood pressure associated with Conn Syndrome. It results from excessive production of a hormone called aldosterone by the adrenal glands. The high blood pressure often responds poorly to the usual medications. Death can result in severe cases. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension is available below.

Symptoms of Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

Treatments for Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

  • The condition usually responds poorly to standard blood-pressure reducing medications. Lifestyle and dietary changes as well as medications such as diuretics, spironolactone and eplerenone may help in some cases
  • Treatment of hypertension related to Conn's syndrome depends upon the underlying cause of the condition. Treatments include:
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension?

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension:

Causes of Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

Read more about causes of Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension.

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

Metabolic syndrome often undiagnosed: Metabolic syndrome, also known as Syndrome X, is an often overlooked medical condition that causes a cluster of more »

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz more »

Over-diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension in obese patients: A diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension, particularly pulmonary arterial hypertension, is often a misdiagnosis more »

Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often in more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis more »

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Animations

Prognosis for Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

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

Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension Info

More information about Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension

  1. Conn Syndrome-induced hypertension: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise