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Secondary hypocortisolism involves hyponatremia due to increased AVP hence water retention.Why doesnt functionaing aldosterone counter this?


  #2

Cortisol bind strongly to the mineralocorticoid receptors in the kidney, can this be the cause?smiling face


  #3

it does and it has been documented that hyponnatremia in Sec Hypocortisolism is usually dilutional.





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