What are the histologic findings of salt wasting in congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH)?

Updated: Oct 06, 2020
  • Author: Thomas A Wilson, MD; Chief Editor: Sasigarn A Bowden, MD  more...
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With salt wasting, hypertrophy of the juxtaglomerular apparatus of the kidney occurs due to hypovolemia stimulating enhanced renin activity.


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