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Urolithiasis pp 757-761 | Cite as

Urinary Citrate Excretion and Acidification Defects in Renal Calcium Stone Formers

  • B. Wikström
  • U. Backman
  • B. G. Danielson
  • B. Fellström
  • G. Johansson
  • S. Ljunghall

Abstract

A characteristic clinical picture in patients with complete distal (classic) renal tubular acidosis (RTA) includes nephrocal- cinosis or nephrolithiasis1. These patients also have a low urinary citrate which may be of significance for their stone formation.

Keywords

Stone Formation Ammonium Chloride Renal Tubular Acidosis Renal Calcium Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Wikström
    • 1
  • U. Backman
    • 1
  • B. G. Danielson
    • 1
  • B. Fellström
    • 1
  • G. Johansson
    • 1
  • S. Ljunghall
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity HospitalUppsalaSweden

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