Nephrolithyasis a sign of idopathic hypercalciuria in children – inhabitants of Barnaul City


N.M. Mikheeva, Ya.F. Zverev, G.I. Vyhodtseva, Yu.F. Lobanov

SBEU HPE Altay State Medical University of Ministry of Healthcare of Russian Federation
Aim. Assessment of clinical and laboratory signs of nephrolithiasis in children - inhabitants of Barnaul City with determination of idiopathic hypercalciuria prevalence.
Methods. 44 chidlren (age 1 month - 16 years, mean - 7,6+0,7 years) with nephrolithiasis, diagnosed in year 2011 - 2013, were included into the study. Herditary anamnesis, clinical signs, blood biochemical parameters were analyzed.
Results. Nephrolithiasis presence in close relatives was found in 47,7% of children. 68,2% of childrenuriurinary tract abnormalities 50,0% - urinary tract infections. Most prevalent clinical signs were disuria (34,4%) and pain (31,9%), most prevalent laboratory signs - hematuria, leucocyturia and cristalluria. Indiopathic hypercalciuria was found in 34 (77%) of children with nephrolithiasis.
Conclusion. Idiopathic hypercalciuria is prevalent in children with nephrolithiasis.

About the Autors


Mikheeva N.M. MD, PhD. Professor, associated professor of chair of pediatrics #2 SBEU HPE Altay State Medical University of Ministry of Healthcare of Russian Federation
Zverev Ya.F. MD, PhD, Professor, professor of pharmacology chair SBEU HPE Altay State Medical University of Ministry of Healthcare of Russian Federation
Vihodtseva G.I. MD, PhD, head of chair of pediatrics #1 SBEU HPE Altay State Medical University of Ministry of Healthcare of Russian Federation
Lobanov Yu.F. , head of chair of pediatrics #2 SBEU HPE Altay State Medical University of Ministry of Healthcare of Russian Federation


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