Abstract/Summary:

The objective of the study was to evaluate the utility of microcatheter in adrenal venous sampling (AVS) for assessing aldosterone hypersecretion and the laterality in patients with primary aldosteronism. Microcatheter can effectively assess aldosterone hypersecretion and the laterality, especially in the LAV.

Authors: Yoshifumi Noda, Satoshi Goshima, Shoma Nagata, Hiroshi Kawada, Yukichi Tanahashi, Takehiro Kato, Tetsuya Suwa, Nobuyuki Kawai, Daisuke Yabe, Masayuki Matsuo
Keywords: adrenal venous sampling (AVS), microcatheter
DOI Number: 10.1259/bjr.20190636      Publication Year: 2020

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