hypertension assessment profile

hypertension assessment profile

A relatively complete array of serum tests used to evaluate HTN, and ID causes of 2º HTN Typical HAP Plasma renin activity, urine albumin, albumin excretion rate, albumin/creatinine ratio, serum aldosterone, creatinine, urine potassium, urine sodium, fractionated metanephrines and catecholamines, VMA. Cf Hypertension panel, Organ panel.
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