Urolithiasis in infants: evaluation of risk factors


Bastug F., Gunduz Z., Tulpar S., Poyrazoglu H., DÜŞÜNSEL R.

WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.31, no.5, pp.1117-1122, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00345-012-0828-y
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1117-1122
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Urolithiasis in infants is not a very rare situation in Turkey, and the incidence has been increasing in recent years. The purpose of this paper was to investigate the clinical characteristics, metabolic and anatomic risk factors for urolithiasis and microlithiasis in infants.