Cystinuria in children and young adults: success of monitoring free-cystine urine levels

@article{Strologo2007CystinuriaIC,
  title={Cystinuria in children and young adults: success of monitoring free-cystine urine levels},
  author={Luca dello Strologo and Chiara Laurenzi and Antonia Legato and Anna Pastore},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2007},
  volume={22},
  pages={1869-1873}
}
Medical treatment of cystinuria is often disappointing. Patients undergo frequent surgery, which is often followed by early relapse. The aim of our study was to evaluate the efficacy of medical treatment of cystinuria, to prevent formation or to reduce the numbers and dimensions of renal stones. Twenty cystinuric patients were treated with a combined… CONTINUE READING