Family pattern of idiopathic hypercalciuria and its subtypes.

@article{Nicolaidou1996FamilyPO,
  title={Family pattern of idiopathic hypercalciuria and its subtypes.},
  author={Polyxeni Nicolaidou and S. Themeli and T E Karpathios and Helen Georgouli and K. Athanassaki and Athina Xaidara and J. Messaritakis},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1996},
  volume={155 3},
  pages={
          1042-4
        }
}
PURPOSE We determined the mode of inheritance of idiopathic hypercalciuria and its subtypes. MATERIALS AND METHODS We evaluated 40 children with symptomatic idiopathic hypercalciuria and 129 of their first-degree relatives (80 parents and 49 siblings). In hypercalciuric individuals in families with at least 2 affected members the type of idiopathic hypercalciuria was determined by the calcium loading test. RESULTS Of the 40 affected children 19 (47.5%) had 1 or more affected first-degree… CONTINUE READING

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