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Medullary sponge kidney presenting with hypokalaemic paralysis.

Authors
  • Jayasinghe, K S
  • Mendis, B L
  • Mohideen, R
  • Ekanayake, R
  • Sheriff, M H
  • Dharmadasa, K
Type
Published Article
Journal
Postgraduate medical journal
Publication Date
Apr 01, 1984
Volume
60
Issue
702
Pages
303–304
Identifiers
PMID: 6728758
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Medullary sponge kidney associated with a defect in urine acidification is rare and usually of no clinical significance. We report a case presenting as hypokalaemic paralysis due to associated congenital distal renal tubular acidosis.

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