Pediatric Nephrology

, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 127–127 | Cite as

Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone in tuberculous meningitis

  • Erol Erduran
  • Hilal Mocan
  • Yakup Aslan
Letters to the Editors

Key words

Cerebral salt wasting Inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone Tuberculous meningitis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Erol Erduran
    • 1
  • Hilal Mocan
    • 1
  • Yakup Aslan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics Faculty of MedicineKaradeniz Technical UniversityTrabzonTurkey

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