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do eggs lead to kidney stone formation or worsen an already existing condition of kidney stone? what foods apart from salt should be avoided?

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Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Consuming eggs has been not known to have any negative impact onto urinary stone formation. Most patients with recurrent kidney stones are caused by genetic factors leading to poor urine dis-solubility, namely, low stone inhibiting activities, although some less than 15% of cases may re related with RTA, overactive parathyroid, medullary sponge kidneys, etc. So, ask Doc for more detail...
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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