Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Weak Adrenal Glands Aldosterone

Aldosterone causes the body to retain salt, which in turn causes the body to retain water. This increase in water can raise blood pressure.

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Last Updated: Apr 16, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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