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Endocrine Hypertension

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, Endocrine Regulation of Water and Electrolyte Balance

  1. Robert Fraser

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070306

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Fraser, R. 2011. Endocrine Hypertension. Comprehensive Physiology. 228–249.

Author Information

  1. MRC Blood Pressure Group, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Corticosteroids
    • 1.1
      Mineralocorticoid Hypertension
    • 1.2
      Glucocorticoid Hypertension
  • 2
    Renin–Angiotensin System
  • 3
    Catecholamines
    • 3.1
      Pheochromocytoma
  • 4
    Insulin and Growth Hormone
  • 5
    Vascular Hormones: Endothelin and Nitric Oxide
  • 6
    Sodium-Losing Hormones
  • 7
    Summary