• Medicine
  • Published 1999

Bartters syndrome - case report

  title={Bartters syndrome - case report},
  author={Merica Glavina-Durdov},
Aim. Forty years old female suffered for long term weakness, persistent unexplained hypokalemia, metabolic alkalosis and cryoglobulinemia(Table 1).The serum value of aldosterone was in the normal range.According to hyperreninemia, clinical suspicion of Bartters syndrome was established and percutaneous renal biopsy was performed.The patient was treated with spironolactone, nonsteroid antinflammatory drug and oral potassium supplementation. Methods. Percutaneous renal biopsy tissue specimen was… CONTINUE READING

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