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Dr266 01-27-2017 05:00 AM

Why vasoconstriction and ^TPR in cons syndrome
 
Why is there vasoconstriction on and increased TPR seen in primary hyper aldosteronism aka cons syndrome . There is fluid retention due to increased sodium retention and low potassium. There is also high blood pressure . I don't understand how volume over load will make vasoconstriction happen??


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