Ambulatory diagnostic evaluation of 389 recurrent renal stone formers


389 consecutive renal stone formers (275 males, 114 females) were investigated in an out-patient stone clinic. Renal tubular acidosis (RTA) was found in 83 patients (22%). Proximal RTA was twice as common as the distal tubular type. The acidification defects were exclusively of the incomplete form with normal basal blood acid-base status. Main diagnoses… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01496659


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@article{Wikstrm1983AmbulatoryDE, title={Ambulatory diagnostic evaluation of 389 recurrent renal stone formers}, author={B M Wikstr{\"o}m and Ulrika Backman and Briana G Danielson and Bengt C Fellstroem and Gabriele Wurm Johansson and Sverker Ljunghall}, journal={Klinische Wochenschrift}, year={1983}, volume={61}, pages={85-90} }