|Title:||Risk of sepsis in patients with primary aldosteronism||Authors:||Chan, Chieh-Kai
|Keywords:||Chronic inflammation; Glucocorticoid; Hypertension; Oxidative stress; Primary aldosteronism; Sepsis; Taiwan Primary Aldosteronism Investigation||Issue Date:||2018||Publisher:||BMC||Journal Volume:||22||Journal Issue:||1||Source:||Critical care (London, England)||Abstract:||
The interaction between hyperaldosteronism and immune dysfunction has been reported and glucocorticoid co-secretion is frequently found in primary aldosteronism (PA). The aforementioned conditions raise the possibility of the infection risk; however, clinical episodes of sepsis have not been reported in PA.
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