Congenital renal abnormalities in the Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome.

@article{Bluett1977CongenitalRA,
  title={Congenital renal abnormalities in the Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome.},
  author={N H Bluett and Cyril Chantler and Jack D. Singer and H. M. Saxton},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1977},
  volume={52 12},
  pages={968-70}
}
Two children with Laurence-Moon-Biedl syndrome had radiographic evidence of cysts in the renal medulla, and one had impaired renal function and infection. The frequency of cystic disease in this syndrome implies that intravenous urography should be carried out on all patients with this syndrome. Children with renal abnormalities should be followed to avoid further damage from urinary infection, or from dehydration in those with a concentrating defect. Regular renal function tests should be… CONTINUE READING

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