Diagnosis and treatment of melamine-associated urinary calculus complicated with acute renal failure in infants and young children.

@article{Sun2009DiagnosisAT,
  title={Diagnosis and treatment of melamine-associated urinary calculus complicated with acute renal failure in infants and young children.},
  author={Ning Sun and Ying Shen and Qiang Qiang Sun and Xu-ran Li and Li-qun Jia and Gui-ju Zhang and Wei-ping Zhang and Zhi Chen and Jian-feng Fan and Ye-ping Jiang and Dong-chuan Feng and Rui-feng Zhang and Xiao-yu Zhu and Hong-zhan Xiao},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={122 3},
  pages={245-51}
}
BACKGROUND Infants in some areas of China developed urinary lithiasis after being fed with powdered milk that was tainted with melamine in 2008 and very small proportion of the infants developed acute renal failure caused by urinary tract calculus obstruction. The aim of this article was to summarize clinical characteristics, diagnosis and treatment of infants with urinary calculus and acute renal failure developed after being fed with melamine tainted formula milk. METHODS Data of infant… CONTINUE READING

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