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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.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
In Asia, about 1%–19.1% of the population suffer from urolithiasis. However, due to variations in socio-economic status and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Kidney stone disease is a crystal concretion formed usually within the kidneys. It is an increasing urological disorder of human… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
CONTEXT Management of urinary stones is a major issue for most urologists. Treatment modalities are minimally invasive and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
CONTEXT Low-dose computed tomography (CT) has become the first choice for detection of ureteral calculi. Conservative… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Archeological findings give profound evidence that humans have suffered from kidney and bladder stones for centuries. Bladder… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract Users of clinical practice guidelines and other recommendations need to know how much confidence they can place in the… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES In 1979, we conducted a representative study to determine the prevalence and incidence of urolithiasis in Germany… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Urolithiasis in pediatric patients has been perceived as uncommon, and the appropriate evaluation and management have been… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
Microbial ureases hydrolyze urea to ammonia and carbon dioxide. Urease activity of an infectious microorganism can contribute to… Expand