Aa
A
A
A
Close
Kidney Disease & Disorders Community
4.24k Members
Avatar universal

Elevated Plasma Renin Activity and Aldosterone

Hello. I am a 26 year old female, healthy weight (5'5" 120 lbs), and received blood work and a 24 urine sample due to quite frequently experiencing a variety of troubling symptoms (tachycardia, hypertension, numb/cold extremities, trembling of hands, dizziness/ feeling lightheaded). My test results indicate that my Plasma Renin Activity is elevated (7.56 ng/mL/H) and so is my aldosterone (40 ng/dL- endocrenologist indicated this was double normal level). If anyone could please help me interpret these test results, and provide insight as to whether the symptoms I am experiencing could be related to these elevated levels, I would be very appreciative. Thank you for your time. Please let me know if I can provide any other information that may be helpful.
0 Responses
Have an Answer?
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Learn which OTC medications can help relieve your digestive troubles.
Is a gluten-free diet right for you?
Discover common causes of and remedies for heartburn.
This common yet mysterious bowel condition plagues millions of Americans
Don't get burned again. Banish nighttime heartburn with these quick tips
Get answers to your top questions about this pervasive digestive problem