aetiology

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The causes of type I renal tubular acidosis include:

  • congenital/inherited:
    • sickle cell anaemia
    • medullary sponge kidney

  • autoimmune disease:
    • Sjogren's disease
    • SLE
    • cryoglobulinaemia
    • chronic active hepatitis

  • associated with nephrocalcinosis:
    • primary hyperparathyroidism
    • vitamin D toxicity

  • tubulointerstitial disease:
    • obstructive nephropathy
    • chronic pyelonephritis
    • post renal transplantation
    • analgesic nephropathy

  • drugs:
    • amphoteracin

Last reviewed 01/2018

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