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Hypercalciuria

Dr. Sorokin describes his medical treatment goal for four patients presenting with clinical hypercalciuria: one with Medullary Sponge Disease, one taking Topamax, one with a solitary kidney and one with hyperparathyroidism. He points out what abnormalities to look for on the 24-hour urine test and interprets the lab results of each patient’s sample. He also discusses both dietary adjustments and pharmacological management techniques to reduce stone recurrence risk for each patient.

Igor Sorokin, MD, UMass Medical Group, University of Massachusetts, USA

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