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Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4

Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4: Introduction

Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4: A rare disorder where the kidney tubules fail to remove acids from the blood and into the urine which results in high blood acidity. The disorder is caused by low levels of the aldosterone hormone or the kidneys inability to respond to the hormone. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4 is available below.

Symptoms of Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4

Treatments for Renal tubular acidosis, distal, type 4

  • Treatment of any underlying conditions and cessation of medications that may be contributing to the condition
  • Alkali therapy - sodium bicarbonate, sodium citrate
  • Vitamin D administration
  • Potassium restriction and polystyrene sulphonate resins for hyperkalemia
  • Mineralocorticoid therapy - fludrocortisone
  • more treatments...»

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