Melamine related bilateral renal calculi in 50 children: single center experience in clinical diagnosis and treatment.

@article{Wen2010MelamineRB,
  title={Melamine related bilateral renal calculi in 50 children: single center experience in clinical diagnosis and treatment.},
  author={Jian Guo Wen and Zhen Li and Hong Zhang and Yan Wang and Rui Feng Zhang and Li Yang and Yan Chen and Jia Xu Wang and Sheng Zhang},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={183 4},
  pages={1533-7}
}
PURPOSE We investigated the clinical diagnosis and treatment features of bilateral renal calculi in young children who ingested melamine tainted infant milk formula. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively analyzed clinical data on 50 children (mean +/- SE age 23.4 +/- 3.1 months) with a history of ingesting melamine tainted infant milk formula and suffering from bilateral renal calculi. All patients underwent ultrasound and renal function evaluation. Treatment included cessation of melamine… CONTINUE READING