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Volume 2017, Article ID 8596169, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/8596169
Case Report

Successful Management of Refractory Type 1 Renal Tubular Acidosis with Amiloride

1Department of Internal Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
2Division of Nephrology, University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus, Baltimore, MD, USA
3Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
4Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
5Nephrology Center of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Patrick Oguejiofor; moc.oohay@2002yddaprd

Received 14 July 2016; Revised 2 December 2016; Accepted 14 December 2016; Published 3 January 2017

Academic Editor: Salih Kavukcu

Copyright © 2017 Patrick Oguejiofor et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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