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Calcium Transport by Red Cells from Hypercalciuric Stone Formers

  • B. Pinto
  • A. Pujol

Abstract

It is commonly recognized that hypercalciuria is a risk factor for stone formation (1). Hyperabsorption of intestinal calcium (2), a renal leak of calcium, and/or increased bone resorption (3, 4) have been implicated as mechanisms of hypercalciuria.

Keywords

Dietary Calcium Calcium Transport Increase Bone Resorption Calcium Stone Idiopathic Hypercalciuria 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Pinto
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. Pujol
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Servicio de Analisis ClínicosHospital Joan XXIIITarragonaSpain
  2. 2.Laboratorio de Exploraciones MetabolicasAragón BarcelonaSpain

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