EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.44, no.1, pp.150-154, 2003 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
vitamin D receptor, gene, ApaI, BsmI, TaqI, calcium, nephrolithiasis, children, BONE-MINERAL DENSITY, CHRONIC-RENAL-FAILURE, PROSTATE-CANCER, 1,25-DIHYDROXYVITAMIN-D, ASSOCIATION, ETIOLOGY, TURNOVER, GENOTYPE, DISEASE, MASS
Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated:
Objective: Polymorphism in the Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) gene has recently been reported to be associated with calcium metabolism disorders. This study was conducted to investigate the association of VDR gene polymorphism with the risk of calcium nephrolithiasis.