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Sensitizing the insensitive.

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Lithium is still the treatment of choice in bipolar affective disorder. The patient presented here represents an example of the possible severity of metabolic defects resulting from lithium use. In this case, it caused severe intractable nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI). Our case report draws attention to 2 important messages. The first is the complexity in treating psychiatric patients that is often not borne out in the medical literature. The second is the role and power of pharmacologi...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Clinical nephrology More from this journal
Volume:
61
Issue:
6
Pages:
440-443
Publication date:
2004-06-01
ISSN:
0301-0430
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:164533
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uuid:fce44362-e1d1-4b62-8533-bc6e97d0f1e4
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pubs:164533
Source identifiers:
164533
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2012-12-19

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