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Epidemiology of Urolithiasis

  • M. Pavone-Macaluso
  • U. Rotolo
  • G. Caramia
  • D. Melloni
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 9)

Abstract

The prevention of urolithiasis might perhaps be achieved if its aetiological factors were known. In particular, the environmental factors, if clearly detected, might be avoided or eliminated.

Keywords

Uric Acid Calcium Oxalate Ureteric Stone Urinary Stone Aetiological Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Pavone-Macaluso
    • 1
  • U. Rotolo
    • 1
  • G. Caramia
    • 1
  • D. Melloni
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of UrologyUniversity Polyclinic HospitalPalermoItaly

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