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A simple test in tuberculosis of the kidney


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    A simple test is outlined for the determination of the relative efficiency of each kidney.

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    It consists of the gravimetric determination of the specific gravity of urine collected from each kidney through ureteric catheters.

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    The test is especially helpful in cases of renal tuberculosis.

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McGrath, J. A simple test in tuberculosis of the kidney. Ir J Med Sci 9, 622–628 (1934).

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