Nephrolithiasis and hypertension: possible links and clinical implications.

Abstract

A definite epidemiological association exists between kidney stone disease and arterial hypertension, but the pathophysiological mechanisms are still not fully understood. Hypercalciuria or inflammation and oxidative stress have been proposed as possible links. However, there is more convincing evidence that the association between nephrolithiasis and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40620-014-0068-x

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