Clinical-epidemiological profile of 106 pediatric pacients with urolithiasis in rio de janeiro, brazil

Conclusions: The frequency of urolithiasis in these pediatric patients was similar to that reported by the literature. A metabolic evaluation is required and the composition of stones should be better evaluated.
Source: Revista Paulista de Pediatria - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research

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