Endocrine Hypertension

Underlying Mechanisms and Therapy

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-547-7 (Print) 978-1-60761-548-4 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Adrenal Hypertension

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-32

      Primary Aldosteronism: Progress in Diagnosis, Therapy, and Genetics

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      Pages 33-50

      Syndromes of Mineralocorticoid Excess

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      Pages 51-67

      Hypertension in Patients with Cushing’s Syndrome

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      Pages 69-87

      Primary Generalized Familial and Sporadic Glucocorticoid Resistance (Chrousos Syndrome) and Hypersensitivity

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      Pages 89-105

      Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

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      Pages 107-121

      Adrenal Incidentalomas and Arterial Hypertension

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      Pages 123-148

      Pheochromocytoma: Unmasking the Chameleon

  3. Other potential causes of endocrine hypertension

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-149

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      Pages 151-179

      Hypertension in Growth Hormone Excess and Deficiency

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      Pages 181-194

      Primary Hyperparathyroidism and Hypertension

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      Pages 195-211

      Hypertension, Vitamin D Deficiency, and Calcium Metabolism

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      Pages 213-238

      Testosterone Deficiency or Male Hypogonadism

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      Pages 239-250

      Insulin Resistance and Hypertension

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      Pages 251-288

      Obesity-Associated Hypertension

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      Pages 289-309

      Central Mineralocorticoid Receptors and Cardiovascular Disease

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 311-317