A case of idiopathic renal hypouricemia

  title={A case of idiopathic renal hypouricemia},
  author={Moon Hee Han and Sang Uk Park and Deok-Soo Kim and Jae Won Shim and Jung Yeon Shim and H. Jung and Moon Soo Park},
Hypouricemia, as defined by serum uric acid levels less than 2.0 mg/dl, is rare in U.S.A, but it is relative in common in Japan. Hypouricemia occurs in various pathological conditions, including Wilsons disease, Fanconi syndrome, primary biliary cirrhosis and Sjõgrens syndrome as a result of renal tubular damage 1) . Idiopathic renal hypouricemia is a disorder characterized by impaired urate handling in the renal tubules. Most patients are clinically silent, but hematuria, urolithiasis or acute… CONTINUE READING


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