The excretion of glycosaminoglycans in the urine of calcium-oxalate-stone patients and healthy persons.

@article{Hesse1986TheEO,
  title={The excretion of glycosaminoglycans in the urine of calcium-oxalate-stone patients and healthy persons.},
  author={Albrecht Hesse and Hannelore Wuzel and Winfried Dr Vahlensieck},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={1986},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={
          81-7
        }
}
A method for the routine determination of glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) in urine has been optimized and is described here in detail. In 24-hour urine, males excrete significantly more GAGs than females. GAG excretion increases with advancing age. No significant difference exists between GAG excretion in healthy persons and in Ca-oxalate-stone patients. GAG excretion is diet-dependent and declines under conditions of balanced standardized diet. Evidence was obtained to show that GAG excretion… CONTINUE READING
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