Kids and Kidney Stones
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Uri Alon, MD
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Kidney stones in children have been on the rise for more than a decade, mostly due to hypercalciuria and hypocitraturia.
Join us as Uri Alon, MD, Director of the Bone and Mineral Disorders Clinic at Children’s Mercy Kansas City, discusses what is behind the increasing incidence of kidney stones, and medical and non-pharmacological interventions to prevent new stones and inhibit the growth of existing ones.
Smith, Michael and Alon, Uri, "Kids and Kidney Stones" (2018). Pediatrics in Practice Podcast. 7.