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increases by 40% in the first two trimesters.
2) Increased plasma leads to higher levels of aldosterone...-absorption by the kidney.
3) Adrenal hormones such as cortisol and aldosterone also increase.
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and, in some cases, the hormone aldosterone. The disease is also called adrenal insufficiency, or hypocortisolism... secretion of ACTH.
AldosteroneAldosterone belongs to a class of hormones called mineralocorticoids...
is caused by the adrenal gland not producing enough cortisol or aldosterone. It usually affects young... Disease occurs when something goes wrong with the adrenal glands.
Cortisol and Aldosterone...
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vessels to narrow, and secondly, it stimulates the production of another hormone called aldosterone. Aldosterone causes salt and water to be retained by the kidneys, which increases the volume of fluid...