Cystinuria

The Cystinuria is a hereditary defect in the renal tubules, wherein the absorption of the amino acid cystine and impaired urinary excretion is increased and may form cystine stones in the urinary tract. Symptoms can also be kidney failure renal colic, urinary tract infections or as a consequence. Diagnosis is Zystinausscheidung is measured in the urine. The treatment of choice is a alkalinization of urine and increased fluid intake. Cystinuria…

September 3, 2018
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