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Renal Tubular Acidosis Treatment

Treatment for renal tubular acidosis depends on the cause. Treatment for renal tubular acidosis often includes medications that reduce acids in the bloodstream, potassium supplements, diuretic medications, and vitamin D supplements.

Treatment for renal tubular acidosis may include:

Renal Tubular Acidosis Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat renal tubular acidosis:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Renal Tubular Acidosis References
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