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Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess (AME)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with hypertension for apparenent mineralocorticoid excess (AME).

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Cardiology

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

E24.8

Description:

Apparent mineralocorticoid excess (AME) is a form of hereditary hypertension that is cortisol-mediated.

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