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Cerebral salt wasting syndrome caused by severe traumatic brain injury: pediatric case report and review of the literature
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  • Mohamed Aziz Daghmouri,
  • Maroua Oueslati ,
  • Mohamed Amine Touati ,
  • Olfa Faten,
  • Sameh Zakhama ,
  • Lotfi Rebai
Mohamed Aziz Daghmouri
Centre de Traumatologie et des Grands Brules
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Maroua Oueslati
Centre de Traumatologie et des Grands Brules
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Mohamed Amine Touati
Centre de Traumatologie et des Grands Brules
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Olfa Faten
Centre de Traumatologie et des Grands Brules
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Sameh Zakhama
Centre de Traumatologie et des Grands Brules
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Lotfi Rebai
University of Tunis El Manar Faculty of Medicine of Tunis
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Abstract

Following acute traumatic brain injury, cerebral salt wasting (CSW) syndrome is considered as an important cause of hyponatremia apart from syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone. Differentiation between the two syndromes is crucial for the initiation of an adequate treatment. So we report a pediatric case.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

22 Feb 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
23 Feb 2021Assigned to Editor
23 Feb 2021Submission Checks Completed
03 Mar 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
03 Mar 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
10 Mar 20211st Revision Received