What is the role of urine electrolyte testing in the workup of hypercalciuria?

Updated: Apr 23, 2019
  • Author: Stephen W Leslie, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Freshly voided urine should be measured for bicarbonate and pH. A 24-hour urine collection also should be collected, for measurement of calcium, phosphorus, sodium, and magnesium.


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