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1. hyperaldosteronism

noun. a condition caused by overproduction of aldosterone.

Synonyms

  • glandular disease
  • adenosis
  • gland disease
  • glandular disorder

Antonyms

  • hyperparathyroidism
  • hypoparathyroidism
  • hypothyroidism

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • aldosterone (English)
  • hyper- (English)
  • ὑπέρ (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word hyperaldosteronism


1. Noun, singular or mass
Spironolactone may be prescribed for hyperaldosteronism, high blood pressure or fluid retention due to heart, liver or kidney disease.

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