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Kidney Calculi

Known as: Kidney Stone, Renal calculi, Renal calculus or stone 
Stones in the KIDNEY, usually formed in the urine-collecting area of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS). Their sizes vary and most contains CALCIUM OXALATE.
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Review
2012
Review
2012
BACKGROUND The last nationally representative assessment of kidney stone prevalence in the United States occurred in 1994. After… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The 2009 Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) clinical practice guideline on the management of chronic kidney… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death and disability worldwide. Raised blood pressure (BP), cholesterol and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Staghorn calculi are branched stones that occupy a large portion of the collecting system. Typically, they fill the renal pelvis… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
The role of biofilms in the pathogenesis of some chronic human infections is now widely accepted. However, the criteria used to… Expand
Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUND A body of evidence establishes that the occurrence of kidney stone disease has increased in some communities of… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS The Program on the Surgical Control of the Hyperlipidemias (POSCH), a randomized clinical trial, was… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
High-energy shock waves were used to disintegrate kidney stones in dogs and man. In 96% of 60 dogs with surgically implanted… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The records of a series of 700 patients with inflammatory bowel disease, 498 with Crohn's disease and 202 with ulcerative colitis… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
T H E C H L O R O M E T H Y L A N A L O G U E of Victamine C,* a cationic surface-active agent, reduces the formation of dental… Expand
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