Renal stone disease--experience from a population study of women in Gothenburg, Sweden.

@article{Bengtsson1980RenalSD,
  title={Renal stone disease--experience from a population study of women in Gothenburg, Sweden.},
  author={Calle Bengtsson and J. Lennartsson and Olle Lindquist and Henry Noppa},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology. Supplementum},
  year={1980},
  volume={53},
  pages={39-43}
}
An interview concerning previous history of renal stone disease was included when a population study of 1 462 women aged 38--60 years was carried out in 1968-69. About 5% reported a history of renal stone disease. When the women were re-examined six years later, an annual incidence of 3.7 per 1 000 was found. Women with history of new attacks of renal stone disease usually had the same serum calcium and serum uric acid values as other women except for a few with markedly increased serum uric… CONTINUE READING