renal lithiasis


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Noun1.renal lithiasis - the presence of kidney stones (calculi) in the kidney
nephrocalcinosis - renal lithiasis in which calcium deposits form in the renal parenchyma and result in reduced kidney function and blood in the urine
lithiasis - the formation of stones (calculi) in an internal organ
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Kidney stones, otherwise known as renal lithiasis, nephrolithiasis, refer to hard deposits made of minerals and salts that accumulate across the inner lining of kidneys.
Although CVID patients maintained normal serum bicarbonate levels, early osteoporosis [18] and recurrent renal lithiasis [19] can complicate evolution in patients with incomplete tubular renal acidosis.
In a view of UPJO and concurrent renal calculi in pediatrics patients, a long-term follow-up study has found that an identifiable metabolic etiology was found in the majority of cases and it suggested that the presence of metabolic abnormality significantly predisposes to recurrent nonstruvite renal lithiasis in such cases [17].