Diagnosis and treatment of Restless leg syndrome in a child with chronic renal failure:A case report

Malaki, Majid and Azarfar, Anoush and Keykhosravi, Aghillolah and Ravanshad, Yalda (2014) Diagnosis and treatment of Restless leg syndrome in a child with chronic renal failure:A case report. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 57 (4). pp. 663-668.

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Abstract

Introduction: Restless leg syndrome is a common problem in chronic renal failure with adverse effects on the quality of life. Case report: In this article we presented a 5 year old boy with chronic renal failure and restless leg syndrome who did not respond to oridinary treatments .Levodopa/carbidopa caused rapid and effective result with least adverse effects.  Conclusion: levodopa/carbidopa can be used in treatment of Restless leg syndrome which is unresponsive to oridinary treatments.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Depositing User: mjmums mjmums
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2017 15:14
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2017 15:14
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/7083

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