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Nephrocalcinosis

A condition characterized by calcification of the renal tissue itself. It is usually seen in distal RENAL TUBULAR ACIDOSIS with calcium deposition in the DISTAL KIDNEY TUBULES and the surrounding interstitium. Nephrocalcinosis causes RENAL INSUFFICIENCY.
Also Known As:
Nephrocalcinoses
Networked: 767 relevant articles (19 outcomes, 42 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Hypercalciuria
2. Hyperparathyroidism
3. Hypercalcemia (Milk Alkali Syndrome)
4. Nephrolithiasis
5. Kidney Calculi (Kidney Stone)

Experts

1. Konrad, Martin: 15 articles (04/2015 - 08/2002)
2. Verhulst, Anja: 7 articles (01/2015 - 10/2005)
3. Hou, Jianghui: 7 articles (01/2013 - 06/2007)
4. D'Haese, Patrick C: 6 articles (01/2015 - 10/2005)
5. Vervaet, Benjamin A: 6 articles (01/2015 - 10/2005)
6. Goodenough, Daniel A: 6 articles (09/2010 - 06/2007)
7. Sayer, John A: 5 articles (08/2015 - 01/2003)
8. Evenepoel, Pieter: 5 articles (05/2015 - 08/2008)
9. Haisch, Lea: 5 articles (04/2015 - 05/2009)
10. Gambaro, Giovanni: 5 articles (04/2015 - 04/2008)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Nephrocalcinosis:
1. CalciumIBA
2. CreatinineIBA
3. MagnesiumIBA
4. pamidronate (APD)FDA LinkGeneric
5. PhosphorusIBA
6. Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
7. Calcium OxalateIBA
8. Primary hyperoxaluria type 1IBA
9. Phenobarbital (Luminal)FDA Link
10. Amifostine (Ethyol)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Transplants (Transplant)
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Kidney Transplantation
4. Total Parenteral Nutrition
5. Neonatal Intensive Care