What is the role of CT scanning in the diagnosis of hyperaldosteronism?

Updated: Feb 22, 2019
  • Author: Matthew R Alexander, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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A computed tomography scan may identify the presence of an adenoma. In the absence of CT scan findings, differentiating hyperplastic hyperaldosteronism from adenoma is often difficult.

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