[Congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus: a difficult diagnosis?].

In five patients (a boy aged 10 years, a boy aged 3 months, his brother aged 1 week, the brother of the mother of the last-mentioned two boys who had died at the age of one, and a girl of kindergarten age) congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus was diagnosed. This rare syndrome (prevalence 1:500,000) is caused by renal insensitivity to the antidiuretic… (More)