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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 41-43

Hypernatremic dehydration with acute kidney injury in a neonate: A therapeutic challenge


Dr. M R Khan Shishu Hospital & Institute of Child Health, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Azmeri Sultana
Dr. M R Khan Shishu Hospital & Institute of Child Health, Dhaka
Bangladesh
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DOI: 10.4103/pnjb.pnjb_7_22

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Neonatal hypernatremic dehydration is not so uncommon and causes high morbidity and mortality if associated with acute kidney injury (AKI). We herein discuss a neonate who presented with serum sodium of 193 mmol/L with AKI, and we successfully treated this neonate with peritoneal dialysis.


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