Treatment of immobilization hypercalciuria using weekly alendronate in two quadriplegic patients

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Metabolic and urinary problems encountered in spinal cord injury patients are multifaced. We report two patients with high-level spinal cord injuries who have developed hypercalciuria after admission to the rehabilitation unit. To establish a clean intermittent self-catheterization programme, the hypercalciuria was treated successfully with alendronate… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11255-007-9292-9

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@article{Atalay2007TreatmentOI, title={Treatment of immobilization hypercalciuria using weekly alendronate in two quadriplegic patients}, author={Ayçe Atalay and Nur Turhan}, journal={International Urology and Nephrology}, year={2007}, volume={40}, pages={259-261} }