DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20174766

Hypotonia an unusual childhood presentation of Bartter syndrome

Dilipkumar Choudhary, V. R. Anand, C. P. Sachdev, Deepika Gulati

Abstract


Bartter syndrome is a congenital functional renal anomaly, characterized by hypokalemic metabolic alkalosis with renal salt wasting with normal blood pressure. It presents in infancy and early childhood age group with failure to thrive and episodes of polyuria and dehydration.

 


Keywords


Bartter syndrome, Childhood presentation of Bartter syndrome, Hypotonia

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