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Year : 2014  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 171--174

Wilson«SQ»s disease - A rare cause of renal tubular acidosis with metabolic bone disease

D. K. S. Subrahmanyam, M Vadivelan, S Giridharan, N Balamurugan 
 Department of Medicine, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India

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M Vadivelan
No. E-2, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Quarters, JIPMER Campus, Dhanvantari Nagar P.O., Puducherry - 605 006
India

We report a 16-year-old boy who presented with weakness of lower limbs. He was diagnosed to have Wilson«SQ»s disease, renal tubular acidosis and osteoporosis. Screening of siblings showed that his younger sister was also affected by the disease.

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Subrahmanyam D, Vadivelan M, Giridharan S, Balamurugan N. Wilson's disease - A rare cause of renal tubular acidosis with metabolic bone disease.Indian J Nephrol 2014;24:171-174

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Subrahmanyam D, Vadivelan M, Giridharan S, Balamurugan N. Wilson's disease - A rare cause of renal tubular acidosis with metabolic bone disease. Indian J Nephrol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2021 Oct 26 ];24:171-174
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