Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems

Urinary Phosphate

Urinary Ions

Calcium is a major ion present in urinary crystals.  Only 50% of plasma calcium is ionized and available for filtration at the glomerulus. Well over 95% of the calcium filtered at the glomerulus is reabsorbed at both the proximal and distal tubules and limited amounts in the collecting tube. Less… Urinary Ions   

Stone Varieties

Calcifications can occur and accumulate in the collecting system,  resulting in nephrolithiasis.  Eighty to eighty-five percent of all urinary stones are calcareous.

Calcium nephrolithiasis is most commonly due to elevated urinary calcium, elevated urinary uric acid, elevated urinary oxalate,  or a decreased level of urinary citrate.

Hypercalciuria is… Stone Varieties   

hla-b antigens1 - conners parent rating scale1 - pbrm11 - calcium4 - interstitial cystitis2 - american journal of transplantation2 - prostate-related diseases1 - psa test10 - common kidney disease1 - ureter3 - resistant to hormone treatment1 - genetic disease1 - pelvic irradiation1 - heart disease9 - recurrent infection2 - genetic changes1 - pregnancy complications1 - sexual difficulty1 - bladder damage1 - suspected fistula1 - ontario health insurance plan1 - urine protein1 - ckid1 - robotic-assisted cystectomy1 - pten1 - cnc1 - nausea1 - robotic-assisted surgery1 - radiation treatment4 - kidney abnormality1 -