An Important Risk Factor Affecting Hypercalciuria in Children: Vesicoureteral Reflux


HABERAL H. B. , Artykov M., HAZIR B., ALTAN M., ÇITAMAK B., KAHRAMAN O., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0040-1721389
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database

Abstract

Introduction A large number of genes and environmental factors, like dietary habits, play a role in the development of hypercalciuria in children. In this study, we aimed to determine the effects of the presence and grade of vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) on hypercalciuria status in children.