Medical Definition of Secondary aldosteronism

1. Aldosteronism resulting not from a defect intrinsic to the adrenal cortex but from a stimulation of hormonal secretion caused by extra-adrenal disorders; associated with increased plasma renin activity and occurs in heart failure, nephrotic syndrome, cirrhosis, and hypoproteinaemia. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Secondary Aldosteronism

second wind
secondarily generalised tonic-clonic seizure
secondary X zone
secondary abdominal pregnancy
secondary adhesion
secondary adrenocortical insufficiency
secondary aerodontalgia
secondary agammaglobulinaemia
secondary alcohol
secondary alcohols
secondary aldosteronism (current term)
secondary amenorrhea
secondary amenorrhoea
secondary amine
secondary amine monooxygenase
secondary amines
secondary amputation
secondary amyloidosis
secondary anaesthetic
secondary antibody deficiency
secondary antibody response
secondary aortic area
secondary atelectasis
secondary axis
secondary buffer

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