Hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism | definition of hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism by Medical dictionary
selective aldosterone deficiency resulting from low renin production.
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6, 17) This may result in the inhibition of renin-angiotensin system and decreased aldosterone synthesis as hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism
or hyporeninemic normoaldosteronism.
These findings may be attributable to hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism
, subsequent to lead intoxication, as well as to inhibition of distal tubular Na-K-ATPase (100).
To the Editor: Hyporeninemic hypoaldosteronism
was one of the postulated mechanisms mediating hyperkalemia in the case report by Dr.