Recent advances in the pathophysiology of nephrolithiasis.

@article{Sakhaee2009RecentAI,
  title={Recent advances in the pathophysiology of nephrolithiasis.},
  author={Khashayar Sakhaee},
  journal={Kidney international},
  year={2009},
  volume={75 6},
  pages={585-95}
}
Over the past 10 years, major progress has been made in the pathogenesis of uric acid and calcium stones. These advances have led to our further understanding of a pathogenetic link between uric acid nephrolithiasis and the metabolic syndrome, the role of Oxalobacter formigenes in calcium oxalate stone formation, oxalate transport in Slc26a6-null mice, the… CONTINUE READING