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Diagnosing unilateral primary aldosteronism - comparison of a clinical prediction score, computed tomography and adrenal venous sampling.

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CONTEXT: In patients with primary aldosteronism (PA), adrenalectomy is potentially curative for those correctly identified as having unilateral excessive aldosterone production. It has been suggested that a recently developed and published clinical prediction score (CPS) may correctly identify some patients as having unilateral disease, without recourse to adrenal venous sampling. OBJECTIVE: We have applied the CPS to a large cohort of PA patients with defined and documented outcomes. We also...

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10.1111/cen.12374

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Journal:
Clinical endocrinology
Volume:
81
Issue:
1
Pages:
25-30
Publication date:
2014-07-05
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EISSN:
1365-2265
ISSN:
0300-0664
URN:
uuid:f0e4f0ed-160a-4f18-bdf8-f9aa6e1e6d4c
Source identifiers:
440351
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pubs:440351

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