Hypertriglyceridemia is associated with increased risk for stone recurrence in patients with urolithiasis.

@article{Kang2014HypertriglyceridemiaIA,
  title={Hypertriglyceridemia is associated with increased risk for stone recurrence in patients with urolithiasis.},
  author={Ho Won Kang and Sung Phil Seo and Won Tae Kim and Yong June Kim and Seok Joong Yun and Sang Cheol Lee and Wun Jae Kim},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2014},
  volume={84 4},
  pages={766-71}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the influence of dyslipidemia on urinary lithogenic metabolites and stone recurrence in stone formers. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively selected 321 patients with urolithiasis who had been followed up for >24 months between 2004 and 2009. Fasting blood samples were taken, and serum lipid profiles were measured. All subjects also underwent 24-hour urinary metabolic evaluation and stone analysis. The radiographic appearance of new stones was defined as stone… CONTINUE READING
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