[Bartter's syndromes].

@article{Vantyghem1999BarttersS,
  title={[Bartter's syndromes].},
  author={M. C. Vantyghem and Claire Douillard and Raynald Binaut and François Prov{\^o}t},
  journal={Annales d'endocrinologie},
  year={1999},
  volume={60 6},
  pages={465-72}
}
Bartter syndromes are defined as a family of inherited recessive autosomal tubulopathies. They are characterized by hypochloremia, hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis associated with potassium renal leakage and normal blood pressure despite increased plasma renin activity. Three forms of the disease are identified as followed: 1) Gitelman syndrome or… CONTINUE READING