Multiple Renal Silica CalculiBr Med J 1973; 1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.5846.146 (Published 20 January 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;1:146
- A. M. Joekes,
- G. Alan Rose,
- June Sutor
Investigation of a patient with a history of renal colic, who had taken the equivalent of 2 g magnesium trisilicate after every meal for many years, showed that he was forming silica calculi. The nature of the stone was diagnosed only after quantitative analysis.