nephrolith


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Related to nephrolith: hydronephrosis, Kidney stones, ureterolith
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Synonyms for nephrolith

a calculus formed in the kidney

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In several studies conducted in the 1990s, human patients who formed calcium oxalate nephroliths drank a French mineral water containing high levels of calcium (202 parts per million) and magnesium (36 ppm).
Treatment of trauma, neoplasia, and nephroliths account for many of the performed renal surgeries.
Although struvites can develop in the kidneys, where they are called nephroliths, the vast majority are bladder stones.