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High fluid intake prevents first time stone formation

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d4910 (Published 16 August 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d4910
  1. John M Reynard, consultant urological surgeon1
  1. 1Nuffield Department of Surgery, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
  1. john.reynard2{at}btinternet.com

The endless, increasing tide of stone disease emphasises the importance of primary prevention of stones. While accepting that high fluid intake reduces the recurrence …

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