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Kidney Calculi (Kidney Stone) Summary

Description: Stones in the KIDNEY, usually formed in the urine-collecting area of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS). Their sizes vary and most contains CALCIUM OXALATE.

Also Known As: Kidney Stone; Kidney Stones; Renal Calculi; Renal Calculus; Calculi, Kidney Show All >>

Networked: 2313 relevant articles (98 outcomes, 210 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Kidney Calculi

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Calcium : 10 outcomes 40 studies in 326 results : IBA
  2. Calcium Oxalate : 4 outcomes 29 studies in 336 results : IBA
  3. Citric Acid (Citrate) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 58 results : FDA 10 Generic
  4. Potassium Citrate : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results : FDA 3 Generic
  5. Uric Acid (Urate) : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 131 results : IBA
  6. Magnesium : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 45 results : IBA
  7. Phosphorus : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 22 results : IBA
  8. Sodium : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 25 results : IBA
  9. melamine : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 31 results : IBA
  10. Vitamin D : 2 outcomes 1 study in 24 results : FDA 10 Generic
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Diseases Related to Kidney Calculi

  1. Shock
  2. Calculi (Calculus)
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Kidney Calculi (Kidney Stone)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Kidney Calculi

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  1. Lithotripsy (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy) : 41 outcomes 34 studies in 492 results
  2. Solid-State Lasers : 5 outcomes 1 study in 32 results
  3. Ureteroscopes : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 22 results
  4. Stents : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 35 results
  5. Catheters : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 22 results
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