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Urolithiasis 2 pp 683-683 | Cite as

Staghorn Calculi (Sc): Long Term Follow-Up

  • O. V. B. Andrade
  • S. T. S. Coelho
  • V. T. C. Teixeira
  • N. Schor

Abstract

Staghorn calculi are associated with a high incidence of morbidity. Staghorn stones account for between 5 and 37% of all renal tract calculi1. The relationship with urinary tract infection (UTI) is well known2, 3.

Keywords

Urinary Tract Infection Metabolic Disturbance Renal Stone Stone Disease Aetiological Factor 
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References

  1. 1.
    MI Resnick, Evaluation and management of infection stones, Urol Clin North Am 8: 265 (1981).PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    MJ Gleeson, DP Griffith, Infection Stones, In: “Urolithiasis. A Medical and Surgical Reference”, ed MI Resnick and CYC Pak, WB Saunders Co, 113 (1990).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    DP Griffith, Struvite Stones, Kidney Int 13: 372 (1978).PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • O. V. B. Andrade
    • 1
  • S. T. S. Coelho
    • 1
  • V. T. C. Teixeira
    • 1
  • N. Schor
    • 1
  1. 1.Nephrology Division, Department of MedicinaEscola Paulista de MedicinaSão PauloBrazil

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