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Uric acid urolithiasis

Known as: Uric Acid Nephrolithiasis 
Nephrolithiasis in which the composition of the stone(s) is predominantly uric acid.(NICHD)
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2009
Review
2009
Over the past 10 years, major progress has been made in the pathogenesis of uric acid and calcium stones. These advances have led… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The metabolic syndrome is associated with alterations in renal function. An overly acidic urine has… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Type 2 diabetes is a risk factor for nephrolithiasis in general and has been associated with uric acid stones in particular. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Greater body mass index (BMI) is a risk factor for kidney stones. However, the relation between BMI and the urinary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Uric acid nephrolithiasis primarily results from low urinary pH, which increases the concentration of the insoluble… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The prevalence of kidney stone disease in the United States is progressively increasing, paralleling the growing rate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The contribution of nephrolithiasis-related end-stage renal disease (ESRD) to patients requiring renal replacement… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Low urinary pH is the commonest and by far the most important factor in uric acid nephrolithiasis but the reason(s… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Gout is a disease resulting from the deposition of urate crystals caused by the overproduction or underexcretion of uric acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The value of orange juice consumption in kidney stone prevention was examined in 8 healthy men and 3 men with documented… Expand
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