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Classic Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis

Classic Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis: Introduction

Renal tubular acidosis or RTA is a disease where the kidneys don't excrete acids into the urine which results in the blood having a high acid content. Distal refers to the fact that the defect occurs a fair distance away from the point at which the waste fluid is actually removed from the blood and made into urine. Serious complications can occur if the condition is not treated. ...more »

Symptoms of Classic Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis

Treatments for Classic Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis

  • Alkali therapy , sodium bicarbonate , sodium citrate, Potassium supplements
  • Treatment of any underlying conditions and cessation of medications that may be contributing to the condition
  • Alkali therapy - sodium bicarbonate, sodium citrate
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