Urolithiasis with Primary Hyperparathyroidism.

  title={Urolithiasis with Primary Hyperparathyroidism.},
  author={S Lennquist and P. O. Granberg and H{\aa}kan Nordstr{\"o}m and H. Norl{\'e}n},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology},
  volume={10 3},
A one-year material of 290 patients with clinically verified urolithiasis was screened for primary hyperparathyroidism, by X-ray examination, analysis of calculi, plasma calcium and phosphate, plasma parathyroid hormone and a clinical history examination. Primary hyperparathyroidism was found in 10 patients, 8 with adenomas and 2 with hyperplasia. The results suggest that with the present policy of investigation, there is a considerable underdiagnosis of parathyroid changes in patients with… CONTINUE READING