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Urinary Guanidinoacetic Acid Excretion in Gentamicin Nephrotoxicity

  • Hideo Itabashi
  • Hisaki Rinno
  • Hikaru Koide


Bonas et al. reported in 1963 that four patients with kidney disease were shown to excrete markedly decreased amounts of guanidinoacetic acid (GAA) in their urine1.


Serum Urea Nitrogen Urinary Enzyme Urinary Activity Urinary Creatinine Excretion Guanidino Compound 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hideo Itabashi
    • 1
  • Hisaki Rinno
    • 1
  • Hikaru Koide
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Nephrology, Department of MedicineJuntendo University School of MedicineTokyo 133Japan

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