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Introduction: Urolithiasis

Description of Urolithiasis

Urolithiasis (medical condition): Kidney stones are solid deposits of salts (e.g calcium) from the urine....more »

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Kidney stones:
  »Introduction: Kidney stones
  »Symptoms of Kidney stones
  »Causes of Kidney stones
  »Tests for Kidney stones
  »Treatments for Kidney stones

Urolithiasis: The process of forming urinary tract stones (including urinary stones and $kidney stones).

Urolithiasis: Calculi occurring in the kidney. Calculi too large to pass spontaneously range in size from 1 cm to the staghorn stones that occupy the renal pelvis and calyces.
Source: Diseases Database

Urolithiasis: Formation of stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT, usually in the KIDNEY; URINARY BLADDER; or the URETER.
Source: MeSH 2007

Urolithiasis: Related Topics

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Urolithiasis as a Disease

Urolithiasis: Another name for Kidney stones (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Kidney stones
  »Symptoms of Kidney stones
  »Causes of Kidney stones
  »Treatments for Kidney stones

Urolithiasis: Related Diseases

Urolithiasis: Urolithiasis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Urolithiasis

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Symptoms of Urolithiasis (Kidney stones)

Some of the symptoms of Urolithiasis incude:

Treatments for Urolithiasis (Kidney stones)

Treatments for Urolithiasis (Kidney stones) include:

Treatment of Urolithiasis: For more treatment information about Urolithiasis, see treatment of Kidney stones (Urolithiasis)

Urolithiasis: Article Excerpts about Kidney stones

What Are Kidney Stones: NIDDK (Excerpt)

A kidney stone is a solid piece of material that forms in the kidney out of substances in the urine. ... (Source: excerpt from What Are Kidney Stones: NIDDK)

Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK (Excerpt)

Kidney stones is the term commonly used to refer to stones, or calculi, in the urinary system.... (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

Urolithiasis: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

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Source: CRISP

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