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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2017, Article ID 6279460, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6279460
Case Report

Management of Liddle Syndrome in Pregnancy: A Case Report and Literature Review

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
2Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Nashat Imran; ude.enyaw.dem@narmin

Received 23 November 2016; Accepted 26 February 2017; Published 15 March 2017

Academic Editor: Michael Geary

Copyright © 2017 Michael Awadalla 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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