Urolithiasis

Known as: Urinary Lithiasis, Lithiasis, Urinary, Urolithiasis [Disease/Finding] 
Formation of stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT, usually in the KIDNEY; URINARY BLADDER; or the URETER.
National Institutes of Health

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1936-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND A recent epidemic of melamine contamination of baby formula in China has been associated with the development of… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
An unanticipated result of global warming is the likely northward expansion of the present-day southeastern U.S. kidney stone… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Urolithiasis is one of the most common urologic diseases in industrialized societies. Calcium oxalate is the predominant… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE We quantified the burden of urolithiasis in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES In 1979, we conducted a representative study to determine the prevalence and incidence of urolithiasis in Germany… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To assess the impact of the development of less powerful second- and third-generation shockwave lithotripters on surgical… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The alpha3 subunit of the neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor is widely expressed in autonomic ganglia and in some parts of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Urolithiasis in pediatric patients has been perceived as uncommon, and the appropriate evaluation and management have been… (More)
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1989
1989
Urinary volume in 24-hour urine collections was examined in 50 children with hypercalciuria and urolithiasis or hematuria, 12… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Previous reports have suggested that urease-producing bacteria play a prominent role in the formation of infection-induced… (More)
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