idiopathic hypercalciuria

idiopathic hypercalciuria

elevated urine calcium of unknown cause, often with formation of renal calculi. Some patients have increased turnover of bone calcium, whereas others may have a genetic predisposition to this condition.

idiopathic hypercalciuria

Nephrology Excess renal excretion of calcium, which ↑ risk of kidney stones, see there.
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Determinants of osteopenia in male renal-stone-disease patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria.
The relationship between urinary calcium, sodium and potassium excretion and the role of potassium in treating idiopathic hypercalciuria.
Comparison of two diets for the prevention of recurrent stones in idiopathic hypercalciuria.
Effects of a low-salt diet on idiopathic hypercalciuria in calcium-oxalate stone formers: a 3-mo randomized controlled trial.
Idiopathic Hypercalciuria (IH) is a metabolic disease, in most cases asymptomatic, but some patients express complaints consistent with hematuria, polaquiuria, dysuria, urinary incontinence, enuresis and abdominal or back pain, that affects activities of children, can lead to repetitive consult and secundary cost.
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.
POPULATION STUDIED This study enrolled 120 men with idiopathic hypercalciuria (urinary calcium excretion of more than 300 mg per day on an unrestricted diet) who had been referred to a nephrology clinic in Parma, Italy, and who had had at least 2 episodes of symptomatic renal stones.
Idiopathic hypercalciuria 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.
Ca+Mg)ATPase, calcium influx in erythrocytes of patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria.

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