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Complexity of Differentiating Cerebral-Renal Salt Wasting from SIADH, Emerging Importance of Determining Fractional Urate Excretion

By John K. Maesaka, Louis Imbriano, Shayan Shirazian and Nobuyuki Miyawaki

Submitted: May 25th 2011Reviewed: January 16th 2012Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/36706

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John K. Maesaka, Louis Imbriano, Shayan Shirazian and Nobuyuki Miyawaki (March 7th 2012). Complexity of Differentiating Cerebral-Renal Salt Wasting from SIADH, Emerging Importance of Determining Fractional Urate Excretion, Novel Insights on Chronic Kidney Disease, Acute Kidney Injury and Polycystic Kidney Disease Soundarapandian Vijayakumar, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/36706. Available from:

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