Ammonium urate nephrolithiasis in a variant of Bartter's syndrome with intact renal tubular function


In two patients with Bartter's syndrome proximal tubular function and distal chloride reabsorption were intact on admission; however, chloride reabsorption and distal tubular acidifying capacity decreased in one patient over a period of 10 years. Renal prostaglandin E excretion and urinary and plasma uric acid were in the normal range, but urinary ammonium… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00252833


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