Urinary parameters as predictors of primary hyperparathyroidism in patients with nephrolithiasis.

Abstract

PURPOSE Serum calcium and parathyroid hormone levels are the primary means of evaluating patients for hyperparathyroidism. Whether there are differences in urinary parameters between stone formers with and those without hyperparathyroidism is controversial. In this study we identify urinary parameters that predict primary hyperparathyroidism. MATERIALS… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2011.10.027

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