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Clinical Features of Xanthine Nephrolithiasis

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Xanthine stones can form if there is overproduction of xanthine and hypoxanthine due to a hereditary or acquired cause. Both chemicals are relatively insoluble, especially in an acid urine.

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