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To create a world without kidney diseases, the ASN Alliance for Kidney Health elevates care by educating and informing, driving breakthroughs and innovation, and advocating for policies that create transformative changes in kidney medicine throughout the world.

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Kidney Week

Clinical Practice Session

Update on Treatment Considerations in Nephrolithiasis

November 04, 2022 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: W414, Orange County Convention Center, West Building

Session Description

This session provides an update on the best approaches to evaluating and treating patients with recurrent kidney stones. The practical discussions cover genetic testing (when to order and how to react), the interpretation and application of 24-hour urine results, pathophysiology, and systemic implications of stone disease.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Discuss the role of genetic testing in patients with kidney stones
  • Discuss current evidence regarding the role of dietary modification for stone prevention
  • Describe the interpretation of results from 24-hour urine collections
  • Explain the potential role of oxalate in nephrolithiasis and CKD progression

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Bones, Stones, and Mineral Metabolism


  • Cynthia J. Denu-Ciocca, MD
  • Andrew L. Schwaderer, MD