Renal elimination of electrolytes in the newborn

  • Pierre Royer


In the infant the regulation of the urinary elimination of electrolytes depends on renal and extrarenal factors. The anatomical structure of the kidney is in full evolution, the supply of energy and enzymes is still developing, and circulatory, nervous and hormonal influences play a part in this regulation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre Royer
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  1. 1.Hôpital des Enfants MaladesParisFrankreich

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