Centro para la nefropatía: cálculos renales
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Kidney Stones

Panorama general
Los cálculos renales son pedazos de material similar a la piedra que se forman en las paredes de los riñones. Los riñones son dos órganos en forma de frijol ubicados en la parte baja de la espalda. Su función principal es eliminar desechos del cuerpo y equilibrar el agua y el contenido de minerales de la sangre al eliminar el agua.


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Fuentes adicionales de información
American Urological Association Foundation

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

National Kidney Foundation

The Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation




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