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Common Urological Problems

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NonCalcium Calculi -Stone Varieties

1. Struvite -Struvite stones are composed of magnesium, ammonium, and phosphate (MAP). They are found most commonly in women and may recur rapidly. They frequently present as renal staghorn calculi and rarely present as ureteral stones except after surgical intervention (Figure 16–5). Struvite stones are infection stones associated with urea-splitting organisms,  including Proteus, Pseudomonas, … NonCalcium Calculi -Stone Varieties   



triggering1 - end-stage renal failure1 - gift1 - rapid kidney function decline1 - intravenous injection1 - skeletal complication1 - urodynamic testing6 - cystine1 - intraluminal pressure1 - ureter3 - fluoroscopic imaging1 - urologist1 - cancerous tumor1 - edp1 - prostatectomy7 - ultrasonic imaging1 - oxalate4 - sexual dysfunction4 - urinary catheters1 - chemotherapy12 - microscopic nephrons1 - upec1 - risks of impotence1 - renal replacement treatment1 - lithium1 - mortality1 - obturator canal1 - inherited kidney disease2 - erythrocyte casts1 - protein in the urine2 -