The incidence of urolithiasis in children is lower than that in adults, but in recent years, the incidence of the disease has a rising trend
The incidence of urolithiasis in children is lower than that in adults, but in recent years, the incidence of the disease has a rising trend, which is related to many factors, such as heredity, metabolism, environment, diet (water) and so on.
There is a lot of parents asked: "children will not increase the probability of calcium urinary stone?"
The clinical investigation of a large number: through food calcium is not increased risk of urinary calculi; however, the use of supplements is not reasonable, a slightly increased risk of urinary calculi.
If you suspect that a child with urinary stones, go to the hospital in time, through the urine routine, urinary B ultrasound, abdominal plain film, urinary tract CT plain scan, early diagnosis, early treatment. In children, the doctor will ask medical history and physical examination, and blood tests, urine examination, ultrasound and X-ray examination according to the situation, to see if there are stones, in order to further determine the size and position of the stones, will do CT urography examination, etc.. If there is a severe hydronephrosis or a kidney hydronephrosis, the need to assess the renal function of the child, generally through the blood of kidney function, when necessary, respectively, to determine the function of the two kidneys.