nephrolithic

Related to nephrolithic: hydronephrosis, Kidney stones, ureterolith

neph`ro`lith´ic


a.1.(Med.) Of or pertaining to kidney stones, or renal calculi.
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Fasudil prevents calcium oxalate crystal deposit and renalfibrogenesis in glyoxylate-induced nephrolithic mice.
Pathogenetic justification of treatment of nephrolithic patient and metaphilaxis of lithogenesis relapses [Patogenetitcheskoe obosnovanie differenzirovannogo letcheniya bolnih nefrolitiazom i metafilaktiki recidivov kamneobrazovaniya], in Russian, Synopsis of doctoral dissertation, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
In a nephrolithic model, about 70% of kidney stones were composed of calcium oxalate (CaOx), which causes renal cell injury through the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) when deposited in kidney tissue (12).