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an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a temporary state of mind or feeling

a distinctive way of expressing oneself

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a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart

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a distinctive style or manner

any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ

a layer of ore between layers of rock

one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect

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make a veinlike pattern

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At centers with shorter delays, the patient was kept in the radiology suite, and in the German study the patient underwent cannulation of the left adrenal vein while the results from the right side were undergoing IPCM (8).
Intraprocedural cortisol measurement increases adrenal vein sampling success rate in primary aldosteronism.
Adrenal vein sampling is the gold standard but has disadvantages.
Adrenal vein cannulation was considered successful if the adrenal vein/IVC cortisol gradient was at least 2; lateralization was considered when the aldosterone:cortisol ratio (A:C) from 1 adrenal was at least 3 times the ratio from the other adrenal gland, together with an A:C in the contralateral lower than the A:C in the IVC.
Adrenal vein catheterization--a technically difficult procedure--should be considered when the adrenal glands appear normal on CT imaging, but there is still a high suspicion of primary aldosteronism--low potassium level and high plasma aldosterone level.
In our case, the lesson suggested that controlling hemorrhage by transfixing the suture capsule was ineffective; quickly isolating and ligating the central adrenal vein was reasonable.
Right adrenal vein catheterization is relatively easy to perform (65) because the right adrenal vein feeds directly into the large right renal vein.
ATLANTA -- The use of CT can spare many patients with signs and symptoms of hyperaldosteronism from having to undergo adrenal vein sampling, a procedure that is invasive and technically difficult, Dr.