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Definition

A disorder characterized by hypertension, variable hyperaldosteronism, and abnormal adrenal steroid production, including 18-oxocortisol and 18-hydroxycortisol. There is significant phenotypic heterogeneity, and some individuals never develop hypertension.

Acronym

HALD1

Synonyms

ACTH-dependent hyperaldosteronism syndrome
Aldosteronism sensitive to dexamethasone
Dexamethasone sensitive hypertension
Familial hyperaldosteronism 1
Familial hyperaldosteronism type I
FH1
FH I
FH type 1
Glucocorticoid-remediable aldosteronism
Glucocorticoid sensitive hypertension
Glucocorticoid-suppressible hyperaldosteronism
GRA
GSH