Increased fluid intake and adequate dietary modification may be enough for the successful treatment of uric acid stone

Ji Yun Chae, Jong Wook Kim, Jin Wook Kim, Cheol Yong Yoon, Hong Seok Park, Du Geon Moon, Mi Mi Oh

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Uric acid stones are the most readily dissolvable of all types of urinary stones. The present paper describes two patients with uric acid stones in kidney and ureter, whom we have treated successfully only by a combination of increased fluid intake and adequate dietary modification.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)179-182
Number of pages4
JournalUrological Research
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr 1



  • Diet
  • Fluid intake
  • Uric acid stone

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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