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Kidney Calculi

"Kidney Calculi" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Stones in the KIDNEY, usually formed in the urine-collecting area of the kidney (KIDNEY PELVIS). Their sizes vary and most contains CALCIUM OXALATE.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Kidney Calculi" by people in this website by year, and whether "Kidney Calculi" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 157 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2010
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