Effect of Temperature on Crystal Growth and Morphology

  • R. Vathsala
  • S. Sindhu
  • K. Sachidev
  • S. Vasudevan
  • T. Joseph
  • Y. M. Fazil Marickar

Abstract

The study of urinary deposits is an important part of evaluating any stone patient. The deposits are usually examined after various periods of time. The temperature at which the urine is kept before examination influences the characteristics of deposits. This paper is based on a study of 50 urinary stone patients with crystalluria in order to find out the effect of temperature on the characteristics of crystals.

Keywords

Uric Acid Calcium Oxalate Urinary Stone Phosphate Crystal Stone Patient 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Vathsala
    • 1
  • S. Sindhu
    • 1
  • K. Sachidev
    • 1
  • S. Vasudevan
    • 1
  • T. Joseph
    • 1
  • Y. M. Fazil Marickar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryMedical College HospitalTrivandrumIndia

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