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Doctors for Glucocorticoid-remediable Aldosteronism in Coimbatore
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Glucocorticoid remediable aldosteronism (GRA), also describable as aldosterone synthase hyperactivity, is an autosomal dominant disorder in which the increase in aldosterone secretion produced by ACTH is no longer transient. Patients with GRA may be asymptomatic, but the following symptoms can be present:
• High blood pressure
• Intermittent or temporary paralysis
• Muscle spasms
• Muscle weakness
• Metabolic alkalosis
HOW IS GLUCOCORTICOID-REMEDIABLE ALDOSTERONISM DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of the same would be done by an Endocrinology expert who would conduct some genetic testings and clinical tests for the same.
HOW IS GLUCOCORTICOID-REMEDIABLE ALDOSTERONISM TREATED?
Because it can be treated with steroid medications called Glucocorticoid, it is known as Glucocorticoid-remediable Aldosteronism.
DID YOU KNOW?
Although initially considered as a rare condition, the Glucocorticoid-remediable Aldosteronism is now regarded as one of the common causes of secondary hypertension in adults.