What is the prevalence of primary hyperaldosteronism?

Updated: Feb 22, 2019
  • Author: Matthew R Alexander, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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The prevalence of primary hyperaldosteronism increases with the severity of hypertension, being 2% in stage 1 and 20% in resistant hypertension. [119]

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