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ISRN Pediatrics
Volume 2011, Article ID 453271, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/453271
Case Report

Salt Losing Obstructive Uropathy with Paradoxically Low Urinary Sodium Concentration: Salt Entrapment in an Obstructed Ectopic Ureterocele

Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago Medical Center, 5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2026, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Received 11 January 2011; Accepted 6 February 2011

Academic Editors: A. Balsamo and R. Bhimma

Copyright © 2011 Steven M. Zangan and David K. Yousefzadeh. 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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