Hypercalciuria was observed in 46 (54%) children; among them forty one were having idiopathic hypercalciuria
, while in four patients it was associated with distal renal tubular acidosis (RTA) and in one with increased urinary oxalate level.
Novel NaPi-IIc mutations causing HHRH and idiopathic hypercalciuria
in several unrelated families: long-term follow-up in one kindred.
Type IVa1 is observed in case of urinary tract infection (UTI) and in patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria
, while type IVa2 was associated with 90% all cases with distal renal tubular acidosis (dRTA).
Pathophysiology and treatment of idiopathic hypercalciuria
. Curr Opin Rheumatol 1998; 10: 373-88.
Familial idiopathic hypercalciuria
. Engl J Med 1979;300:337-40.
The relationship between urinary calcium, sodium and potassium excretion and the role of potassium in treating idiopathic hypercalciuria
Effects of a low-salt diet on idiopathic hypercalciuria
in calcium-oxalate stone formers: a 3-mo randomized controlled trial.
: risk factors for symptomatic forms in children in the fundacion cardioinfantil
A low-salt, low-animal protein diet combined with increased water consumption reduced the recurrence of calcium oxalate stones in men with idiopathic hypercalciuria
, said Dr.
A low-protein, low-sodium, high-calcium diet reduces the risk of recurrent renal stones in men with idiopathic hypercalciuria
. This diet seems fairly palatable; compliance in the study was generally good.
is a familial disorder clinically associated with kidney stone production and reduced bone mineral content (1-3).
Thiazide treatment for calcium urolithiasis in patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria
. Br J Urol 1992;69:571-6.