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  • Conn's syndrome is a disease of the adrenal glands involving excess production of a hormone, called aldosterone.
  • Conn's syndrome is also very rare, caused by a benign adenoma or hyperplasia of the zona glomerulosa producing excess aldosterone.
  • Patients with a severe deficiency of cortisol and the related hormone aldosterone, often have a low sodium level and an increased potassium level.
  • The changes in plasma aldosterone, cortisol, and renin are summarized in the table earlier on the page.
  • The excess secretion of the hormone aldosterone into the blood is from an abnormal adrenal gland or glands.

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