hyperaldosteronism

[ hahy-per-al-doh-ster-uh-niz-uh m, -al-dos-ter-uh- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pərˌæl doʊˈstɛr əˌnɪz əm, -ælˈdɒs tər ə- /

noun Pathology.

Origin of hyperaldosteronism

First recorded in 1950–55; hyper- + aldosterone + -ism
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Medicine definitions for hyperaldosteronism

hyperaldosteronism

[ hī′pər-ăl-dŏstə-rō-nĭz′əm, -ăl′dō-stĕrə- ]

n.

aldosteronism
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