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oxalate

 [ok´sah-lāt]
any salt of oxalic acid.
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ox·a·late

(ok'să-lāt),
A salt of oxalic acid.
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ox·a·late

(ok'să-lāt)
A salt of oxalic acid.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Oxalate

A salt of oxalic acid produced by the body's metabolism and excreted in the urine.
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ox·a·late

(ok'să-lāt)
A salt of oxalic acid.
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Other studies from Pakistan show variable data like Zafar et al analyzed 258 upper renal tract calculi and reported that pure calcium oxalate calculi were the commonest variety (33.7%) of calculi followed by mixed calculi containing calcium oxalate plus uric acid (22.4%) and calculi composed of ammonium urates and those of calcium oxalate plus calcium phosphate each making up 18.9% of the total number.21 Khalil et al analyzed 137 urinary calculi from Quetta valley and reported that most frequent calculi were those containing calcium oxalate and uric acid (29.1%) followed by calculi containing calcium oxalate (25.5%), struvite calculi (16.7%) and calcium oxalate and phosphate calculi (13.8%).
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) has long been implicated as a risk factor in the formation of calcium oxalate calculi.
Over saturation of urine with crystals is by the far the biggest factor in stone formation (Ettinger and Feldman, 1995), Calcium Oxalate calculi are the most commonly found in the bladder and less often in the upper urinary tract.