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brushite

[′brə‚shīt]
(mineralogy)
CaHPO4·2H2O A nearly colorless mineral that is a constituent of rock phosphates that crystallizes in slender or massive crystals.
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Brushite was precipitated on the silk-fibroin fabric using cyclic biomimetic mineral deposition method and further converted to CHA using the electrochemical cathodic deposition method.
Known cystine, calcium oxalate monohydrate, and brushite stones are likely best treated with URS.
The very low median pore diameter in honeycomb walls at Zaborri results from partial filling of large pores with clay minerals, gypsum, brushite and calcite (Table 1 and Fig.
Compared with brushite stone formers and patients with cystinuria, ductal plugging was more pronounced and the fibrosis was widespread.
No formation of other crystalline phases beside apatite was observed, except for MgCa-HAp, where in addition to the apatite a brushite structure also appeared.
This study indicates that blackcurrant juice may be helpful in uric acid stone disease and cranberry juice in brushite and struvite stones.
Since cranberry juice acidified urine it could be useful in the treatment of brushite and struvite stones as well as urinary tract infection.
Bezoar stsones are principally calcium phosphate, but the active ingredient is the crystalline mineral brushite.
The components are as follows: ammonium hydrogen urate (AMUR), brushite (BRUS), carbonate apatite (CARB), cystine (CYST), struvite (STRU), uric acid (URIC), weddellite (WEDD), and whewellite (WHEW; Table 1).
3]) Brushite (96), calcium oxalate 2157 monohydrate (5) Calcium oxalate monohydrate 2038 (100) Cystine (100) 1624 Magnesium ammonium phosphate 1587 (90), calcium apatite (10) Uric acid (100) 1546 Renal tissue 1039 Water 1000
Researchers found that initial urinary concentrations of calcium oxalate, brushite, and uric acid stones were much greater in patients of both groups, compared to those with no history of stone disease.
Do Cell Culture Solutions Transform Brushite (CaHPO42H2O) to Octacalcium Phosphate (Ca8(HPO4)2(P04)45H2O)?