Laboratory for Molecular Diagnostics
Center for Nephrology and Metabolic Disorders

Uric acid nephropathy

Uric acid nephropathy is characterized by accumulation of uric acid in renal tissues and recurrent uric acid nephrolithiasis. The pathogenesis includes uric acid overproduction and excessive renal excretion.

Systematic

Urolithiasis
Cystinuria
Dicarboxylic aminoaciduria
Dihydroxyadenin urolithiasis
Nephrocalcinosis
Nephrolithiasis diarrhea syndrome
Susceptibility to nephrolithiasis
Uric acid nephropathy
Hyperuricemic nephropathy
Hyperuricemic nephropathy, familial juvenile 1
UMOD
Hyperuricemic nephropathy, familial juvenile 2
REN
Kelley-Seegmiller syndrome
HPRT1
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome
HPRT1
Renal Hypouricemia
SLC22A12
SLC2A9

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Hladnik U et al. (2008) Variable expression of HPRT deficiency in 5 members of a family with the same mutation.

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Sánchez-Lozada LG et al. (2008) Role of oxidative stress in the renal abnormalities induced by experimental hyperuricemia.

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None (2008) The role of hyperuricemia and gout in kidney and cardiovascular disease.

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Mohandas R et al. (2008) Uric acid levels increase risk for new-onset kidney disease.

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Chen YC et al. () A preliminary investigation of the association between serum uric acid and impaired renal function.

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None (2009) Acute urate nephropathy precipitated by acute diarrhea.

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Wikipedia article

Wikipedia EN (Acute_uric_acid_nephropathy) [^]
Update: April 29, 2019