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Urolithiasis 2 pp 430-430 | Cite as

Urinary Calcium and Uric Acid Excretion in Patients with Multiple Calculi Elimination

  • L. C. Ferreira
  • R. O. Patino
  • J. L. Nishiura
  • S. T. S. N. Coelho
  • N. Schor

Abstract

Accelerated nephrolithiasis (AN) occurs in patients who have passed more than ten calculi1. The lithogenic factor(s) involved in this specific situation have not been identied to date2. Thus, the present study was performed in order to evaluate the metabolic alteration(s) in a group of out-clinic patients with accelerated nephrolithiasis.

Keywords

Heparan Sulfate Chondroitin Sulfate Urinary Calcium Uric Acid Excretion Citrate Excretion 
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References

  1. 1.
    FL Coe, JH Parks and AL Strauss, Accelerated calcium nephrolithiasis, JAMA 244: 809 (1980).PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    FL Coe and MJ Favus, Nephrolithiasis in: “The Kidney”, ed WB Saunders Co, Philadelphia (1991).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. C. Ferreira
    • 1
  • R. O. Patino
    • 1
  • J. L. Nishiura
    • 1
  • S. T. S. N. Coelho
    • 1
  • N. Schor
    • 1
  1. 1.Nephrology DivisionEscola Paulista de MedicinaSão PauloBrazil

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