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Fludrocortisone and Hypokalemia

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Difference between Fludrocortisone and Hypokalemia

Fludrocortisone vs. Hypokalemia

Fludrocortisone (also called 9α-fluorocortisol or 9α-fluorohydrocortisone) is a synthetic corticosteroid with moderate glucocorticoid potency and much greater mineralocorticoid potency. Hypokalemia (American English) or hypokalaemia (British English), also hypopotassemia or hypopotassaemia (ICD-9), refers to the condition in which the concentration of potassium (K+) in the blood is low.

Similarities between Fludrocortisone and Hypokalemia

Fludrocortisone and Hypokalemia have 2 things in common (in Unionpedia): Aldosterone, Primary aldosteronism.


Aldosterone is a steroid hormone (mineralocorticoid family) produced by the outer section (zona glomerulosa) of the adrenal cortex in the adrenal gland.

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Primary aldosteronism

Primary aldosteronism, also known as primary hyperaldosteronism or Conn's syndrome, is excess production of the hormone aldosterone by the adrenal glands resulting in low renin levels.

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Fludrocortisone and Hypokalemia Comparison

Fludrocortisone has 27 relations, while Hypokalemia has 110. As they have in common 2, the Jaccard index is 1.46% = 2 / (27 + 110).


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