Complications of hypercalciuria.
Idiopathic hypercalciuria is a common disorder in children and can present with a range of clinical presentations such as hematuria, voiding dysfunction, flank pain, abdominal pain, nephrolithiasis, urinary tract infection and decreased bone mineral density. In the review below we provide a brief overview of calcium metabolism, types and clinical consequences of hypercalciuria and a brief approach to evaluation and management of hypercalciuria.
Front Biosci (Elite Ed)
Abdominal Pain; Bone Density; Calcium; Hematuria; Humans; Hypercalciuria; Hypertension; Nephrolithiasis; Urinary Tract Infections
Schwaderer, A., Srivastava, T. Complications of hypercalciuria. Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 1, 306-315 (2009).