Renal function in 153 manic-depressive patients treated with lithium for more than five years.

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Renal function was examined in 153 manic-depressive patients treated with lithium for more than 5 years, mean 10 years. No significant change was detectable in plasma creatinine. Glomerular filtration rate (GFR) decreased slightly, but significantly, and not until after 17 years of treatment did the regression line reach the lower confidence limit in the… (More)

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@article{Lkkegaard1985RenalFI, title={Renal function in 153 manic-depressive patients treated with lithium for more than five years.}, author={Hans L\okkegaard and Niels Frost Andersen and Erik A. Henriksen and Pia Bartels and Magdalena Brahm and Poul Chr. Baastrup and Helle J\orgensen and Michelle H. Larsen and Ole Munck and Kirsten Rasmussen}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica}, year={1985}, volume={71 4}, pages={347-55} }