Crystal growth and aggregation are generally regarded as important steps in the formation of renal stones (1). It is established that the stone-forming patients have a greater number of crystals in their urine than normal subjects.
KeywordsMethylene Blue Renal Stone Calcium Oxalate Fibrous Material Urinary Stone
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.
- 3.PF Albuquerque and M Turna, J. Urol. 87:504 (1962).Google Scholar
- 4.MA Donne, C. R. Acad. Sci. (Paris) I:419 (1938).Google Scholar
- 5.H Iwata, S Nishio, A Wakatsuki, K Ochi, and M Takeuchi, J. Urol. 133:335 (1985).Google Scholar
- 6.LC Delatte, in: “Clinical Management of Urolithiasis,” R Roth and B Finlayson, eds., Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore (1983).Google Scholar
© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989