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Specific investigations for secondary hypertension 

Specific investigations for secondary hypertension
Specific investigations for secondary hypertension

Joseph Cheriyan

, Carmel M. McEniery

, and Ian B. Wilkinson

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date: 29 June 2022

Introduction 112


Urine catecholamines and metanephrines 114

Plasma catecholamines and metanephrines 116

Dynamic testing 118

Clonidine suppression test 120

Pentolinium suppression test 121

Conn's syndrome

Fludrocortisone suppression test 122

Saline suppression test 122


Computed tomography 123

Magnetic resonance imaging 124

Nuclear medicine: adrenal ...

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