What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of renal tubular acidosis (RTA)?

Updated: Oct 10, 2018
  • Author: Christie P Thomas, MBBS, FRCP, FASN, FAHA; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Abdominal radiographs (eg, kidneys, ureters, bladder), computed tomography (CT) scans, and/or renal ultrasonographic images may show renal stones or nephrocalcinosis in patients with distal RTA.


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