Urolithiasis pp 223-224 | Cite as

Role of Pyrophosphate in Calculogenesis

  • D. V. S. S. Ramavataram
  • P. P. Singh
  • A. K. Pendse
  • P. Hada

Abstract

The present study pertains to pyrophosphate excretion in 19 healthy control subjects (NS) and 13 stone formers (SF), and to the effect of pyrophosphate on Ca phosphate crystallization in vitro.

Keywords

Crystallization Pyrophosphate Pyro 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. V. S. S. Ramavataram
    • 1
  • P. P. Singh
    • 1
  • A. K. Pendse
    • 1
  • P. Hada
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Biochemistry and SurgeryR.N.T. Medical CollegeUdaipurIndia

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