[Clinico-epidemiologic behavior of urolithiasis in a rural Caribbean region].

OBJECTIVE The aim of this clinicoepidemiologic study is to determine the frequency, risk factors, morbidity and socioeconomic impact or urolithiasis in the general population of a Caribbean, subtropical rural area. METHODS A representative sample of 1,504 subjects were randomly selected from the general population of 15,591 inhabitants in the area whose… CONTINUE READING