Investigation of relationship between idiopathic hypercalciuria and urinary enzyme activities.

In patients with uncomplicated idiopathic hypercalciuria renal function is normal except for increased renal calcium excretion. In this study, the level of fractional urinary enzyme excretion was assessed in relation to calciuria. Fourteen patients with a mean age of 5.8 +/- 0.8 years who had daily urinary calcium excretion more than 4 mg/kg and with… CONTINUE READING