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kidney stone

[′kid·nē ‚stōn]
(mineralogy)
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Calcium Stones: Calcium Oxalate and Calcium Phosphate.
* The low citrate and elevated calcium in the urine can lead to the creation of calcium stones
* Calcium stones are the most common and occur in two major forms: calcium phosphate and calcium oxalate.
Therefore we recommend that metabolic evaluation of every urinary stone former should be done especially in calcium stone formers those who have recurrent stones multiple stones or bilateral stones at their first presentation and in children.
The dietary habits of idiopathic calcium stone formers and normal control subjects.
Unlike calcium stones, cystine stones tend to develop in younger children.
Cowley, "The variability and dietary dependence of urinary oxalate excretion in recurrent calcium stone formers," Annals of Clinical Biochemistry, vol.
Restriction of dietary calcium is not recommended, even in calcium stone formers.
"It's got hairs on the inside and this little dense calcium stone that sits on those hair cells.
No scientific data supports the feasibility of calcium stone chemolysis, to our knowledge.