International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

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Desmopressin Lyophilisate for the Treatment of Central Diabetes Insipidus: First Experience in Very Young Infants

Kathleen De Waele 1 , Martine Cools 1 , Ann De Guchtenaere 2 , Johan Van de Walle 2 , Ann Raes 2 , Sara Van Aken 1 , Kris De Coen 3 , Piet Vanhaesebrouck 3 and Jean De Schepper 1 , 4 , *
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1 Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
2 Department of Pediatric Nephrology , University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
3 Department of Neonatology, University Hospital Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
4 Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, University Hospital Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 01, 2014, 12 (4); e16120
  • Published Online: October 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 12, 2014
  • Revised: April 26, 2014
  • Accepted: May 23, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.16120

To Cite: De Waele K, Cools M, De Guchtenaere A, Van de Walle J, Raes A, et al. Desmopressin Lyophilisate for the Treatment of Central Diabetes Insipidus: First Experience in Very Young Infants, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2014 ;12(4):e16120. doi: 10.5812/ijem.16120.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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