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Acute acid load in recurrent oxalate stone formers.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3388639     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
An acute acid load was used to evaluate potential chemical differences of urinary composition in recurrent oxalate stone formers and healthy controls. After intake of ammonium chloride, total calcium, ionized calcium and magnesium increased and citrate decreased significantly in both groups. Differences between stone formers and controls could be demonstrated from the excretion of total calcium, citrate, oxalate and uric acid only after acute acid load, whereas ionized calcium did not improve discrimination. These findings support the stone-promoting role of high acid food as well as the possibility of discriminating recurrent oxalate stone formers from controls by an acute acid-loading test.
Authors:
H H Knispel; R Fitzner; M Kaiser; M Butz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Urologia internationalis     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0042-1138     ISO Abbreviation:  Urol. Int.     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-08-02     Completed Date:  1988-08-02     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417373     Medline TA:  Urol Int     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  93-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Urologische Abteilung, St.-Josefskrankenhaus, Paderborn, BRD.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acid-Base Equilibrium*
Ammonium Chloride / diagnostic use*
Calcium / urine
Citrates / urine
Citric Acid
Humans
Kidney Function Tests
Oxalates / analysis,  urine*
Oxalic Acid
Recurrence
Uric Acid / urine
Urinary Calculi / analysis,  urine*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Citrates; 0/Oxalates; 12125-02-9/Ammonium Chloride; 144-62-7/Oxalic Acid; 69-93-2/Uric Acid; 7440-70-2/Calcium; 77-92-9/Citric Acid

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