Patients with primary hyperparathyroidism--why do some form stones?

  title={Patients with primary hyperparathyroidism--why do some form stones?},
  author={Aaron D. Berger and Wilfred W. Wu and Brian H Eisner and Matthew R. Cooperberg and Q. Y. Duh and Marshall L. Stoller},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={181 5},
PURPOSE Primary hyperparathyroidism is a common cause of hypercalcemia with resulting hypercalciuria and a subset of these patients with primary hyperparathyroidism present with urolithiasis. We evaluated the metabolic stone profile in patients presenting for parathyroid surgery and determined whether there were differences between those with and without a history of urinary stones. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 60 patients with primary hyperparathyroidism presenting for parathyroid… CONTINUE READING


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