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Estimating the Ion-Activity Product for Calcium Oxalate in Urine Using the AP (CaOx) Index

Specialty:

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

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Tiselius developed an equation for estimating ion-activity product for calcium oxalate based on a patient's 24 hour urine excretion of key anions and cations. This can help identify a patient at risk for recurrent oxalate stones. The author is from Linkoping, Sweden.

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