Molar lactate in the management of uric acid renal obstruction

R. W. Lewis, J. K. Roth, E. J. Polanco, J. A. Roberts

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Abstract

A method for rapid alkalization of urine using parenteral 1/6 molar sodium lactate is presented in a series of patients with uric acid nephropathy and/or obstruction due to uric acid calculi. An operation was not necessary in any of these patients because of rapid relief of obstruction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)87-90
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume125
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1981

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  • Urology

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    Lewis, R. W., Roth, J. K., Polanco, E. J., & Roberts, J. A. (1981). Molar lactate in the management of uric acid renal obstruction. Journal of Urology, 125(1), 87-90. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0022-5347(17)54913-7