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Kidney Stones

September 12, 2020

NP School

Kidney stones are a common urologic disorder that affects men in greater numbers than women. The initial presentation typically occurs between the third and fifth decade of life. There are five major types of urinary stones: Calcium oxalate Calcium phosphate Struvite (magnesium ammonium phosphate) Uric acid Cystine The most common types of stones are formed […]