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International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

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Case Report: A Rare Presentation of Quadriplegia as Gitelman Syndrome

Dr L S Patil, Dr Yudhishther Kuntal

Gitelman syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by the mutation of SLC12A3 or CLCNKB which encodes renal Na – Cl co transporter channels it causes imbalance of potassium magnesium and calcium metabolism. Gitelman symptoms are similar to thiazide diuretic-abusers with salt wasting. Gitelman syndrome, the defect resides at the distal convoluted tubule and rare cause of quadriplegia

Keywords: gitelman, quadriplegia, potassium

Edition: Volume 9 Issue 3, March 2020

Pages: 184 - 185

Direct URL: https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v9i3/SR20221151345.pdf



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