Also known as the "good" cholesterol, high density lipoproteins
transport cholesterol from the body's tissues to the liver so
that it can be eradicated in the bile. Combinations of lipids
(fats) and proteins, lipoproteins are the form in which lipids
are transported in the blood. The greater the level of HDL
cholesterol, the lower the risk of cardiovascular disease.
A disease caused by an excess production of the normal adrenal
hormone, aldosterone. This hormone is responsible for sodium and
potassium balance, which then directly controls water balance to
maintain appropriate blood pressure and blood volume. People
with a deficiency of aldosterone, especially found in
association with cortisol deficiency in Addison's disease, have
low blood volume and therefore low blood pressure, low sodium
and high potassium. Just the opposite is seen in
hyperaldosteronism. Hyperaldosteronism causes high blood
pressure and low serum potassium. The serum sodium is usually in
the normal range. This is a rare disease and is an unusual cause
of hypertension. It is usually considered by physicians if they
find unexpectedly low potassium in an individual being treated
for hypertension. It generally causes no other specific symptoms
or signs. The physical examination in people with
hyperaldosteronism is totally normal. There are two types of
hyperaldosteronism: it can occur from hyperplasia in both
adrenal glands or from a benign (rarely malignant) tumor of one
of the adrenal glands. When the cause is a single adrenal tumor,
it is labeled Conn's Syndrome.
Literally, too much (hyper) sugar (glykos) in the blood.
Elevated insulin in the blood.
High lipid (fat) levels in the blood.
Also known as high blood pressure, this condition is abnormally
high pressure or tension measured as resistance in the arteries
to the force of heart contractions resulting in pressure
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