Genetic hypercalciuria, one of the most common mineral disorders in childhood, is frequently associated with a variety of urinary tract problems. Identifying and treating genetic hypercalciuria alleviates urinary tract problems and optimizes peak bone mass growth in affected children. Advanced practice pediatric nurses play a key role in identifying and coordinating care for children with genetic hypercalciuria.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health