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Algorithm of Stewart for Evaluating a Patient with Possible Primary Hyperaldosteronism

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with clinical and biochemical findings suggestive of primary hyperaldosteronism using an algorithm by Stewart.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

E24

Description:

Stewart reported an algorithm that can be used evaluate a patient suspected of having primary aldosteronism. The author is from Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, England.

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