The Association of Metabolic Syndrome and Urolithiasis

  title={The Association of Metabolic Syndrome and Urolithiasis},
  author={Yee Yin Vida Wong and Paul R Cook and Bhaskar Kumar Somani},
  booktitle={International journal of endocrinology},
There has been an increasing prevalence of kidney stones over the last 2 decades worldwide. Many studies have indicated a possible association between metabolic syndrome and kidney stone disease, particularly in overweight and obese patients. Many different definitions of metabolic syndrome have been suggested by various organizations, although the… CONTINUE READING