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    What is Conn's disease?

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    What is Conn's disease?

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    pathology

    conns disesase is hyperaldosterinism characterized by hypokalemia,metabolic alkalosis,hypernatremia and ofcouse hypertension

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    Low or high renin?

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    conns disesase is hyperaldosterinism characterized by hypokalemia,metabolic alkalosis,hypernatremia and ofcouse hypertension
    Do you find low or hign renin levels in Conn's disease?

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    Renin level

    renin level in low in Coon's disease because of inhibition by high levels of aldosteron

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    Renin level

    Quote Originally Posted by paweljarmuziewicz
    renin level in low in Coon's disease because of inhibition by high levels of aldosteron
    That is correct. Conn's disease causes hyperaldosteronism and the high level of aldosterone causes low renin.

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