Do Hypertension, diabetes mellitus and obesity increase the risk of severity of nephrolithiasis?


SANCAK E. B. , Resorlu M., Akbas A., GÜLPINAR M. T. , ARSLAN M., REŞORLU B.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.31, no.3, pp.566-571, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.12669/pjms.313.7086
  • Journal Name: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.566-571
  • Keywords: Body mass index, Diabetes mellitus, Hypertension, Kidney stone, Stone burden, HOLMIUM LASER LITHOTRIPSY, SINGLE-CENTER EXPERIENCE, STONE-FREE STATUS, BODY-MASS INDEX, KIDNEY-STONES, METABOLIC SYNDROME, UROLITHIASIS, URETEROSCOPY, PREDICTOR, DISEASE

Abstract

Objective: In this study we planned to investigate the relationship between presence of kidney stones and stone burden with hypertension (HT), diabetes mellitus (DM) and body mass index (BMI).