Birmingham, Alabama 35294


Purpose:

The goal of this proposal is to determine the contribution and significance of obesity to urinary oxalate excretion and thus calcium oxalate kidney stone disease. Successful completion of the study will provide insight into the link between obesity and kidney stone disease and should identify future strategies to treat this disease.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Body Mass Index (BMI) < 30 - Calcium oxalate stone formers with passage or removal of a kidney stone containing > 50% calcium oxalate - Type 2 Diabetics with fasting glucose > 126 mg/dL or hemoglobin A1c greater than or equal to 6.5% Exclusion Criteria: - Any disease that will affect the urinary excretion of oxalate, calcium or another ion that will compromise the interpretation of results. - Abnormal urine chemistries or blood metabolic profiles - A glomerular filtration rate (GFR) or estimated GFR < 60 mls/min - Pregnancy - Body Mass Index (BMI) > 32


NCT ID:

NCT03808090


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Kyle D Wood, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Billy Tingle, RN
Phone: 205-934-3671
Email: billy@uab.edu


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Birmingham, Alabama 35294
United States

Billy Tingle, RN
Phone: 205-934-3671
Email: billy@uab.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: February 04, 2019

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