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CASE REPORT
Fragility fractures and reversible osteopaenia due to chronic hyponatraemia in an adolescent male
  1. Mital Patel1,
  2. Juan Carlos Ayus2,3 and
  3. Michael L Moritz1,4
  1. 1 Pediatrics, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  2. 2 Medicine, Renal Consultants of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
  3. 3 Medicine, Irvine School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California, USA
  4. 4 Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Michael L Moritz, michael.moritz{at}chp.edu

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  • Contributors MP performed data collection and interpretation, drafted the initial manuscript and reviewed and revised the manuscript. JCA critically reviewed and edited the manuscript. MLM treated the patient, conceptualised the work, critically reviewed and edited the manuscript. All authors approved the final manuscript as submitted and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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  • Contributors MP performed data collection and interpretation, drafted the initial manuscript and reviewed and revised the manuscript. JCA critically reviewed and edited the manuscript. MLM treated the patient, conceptualised the work, critically reviewed and edited the manuscript. All authors approved the final manuscript as submitted and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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