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Urolithiasis pp 277-278 | Cite as

Urinary Calculi and Urinary Tract Infection

  • A. M. Dajani
  • A. L. I. Abu Khadra

Abstract

The management of chronic urinary infection in the presence of urinary calculi presents some problems. A persistence of infection or its recurrence is well known. However, many stones may remain silent until either an attack of renal colic occurs or signs and symptoms of renal damage supervene. Identification of the causative bacteria and the knowledge of the composition of the stone will greatly help in adopting proper treatment (1).

Keywords

Uric Acid Urinary Tract Infection Calcium Phosphate Calcium Oxalate Infected Urine 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Dajani
    • 1
  • A. L. I. Abu Khadra
    • 1
  1. 1.Section of Urology, Department of Special Surgery, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of JordanAmmanJordan

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