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Fatal, low renin hypertension associated with a disturbance of cortisol metabolism.
  1. J W Honour,
  2. M J Dillon,
  3. M Levin,
  4. V Shah

    Abstract

    A 5 month old boy died after fever, persistently raised blood pressure, and hypokalaemia. A disorder of cortisol metabolism caused by 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency was detected retrospectively.

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