Urine evaluation recommended for recurrent stone formers

April 27, 2003

The UroRisk Diagnostic Profile from Mission Pharmacal is available forurine metabolic evaluation of renal stone disease. This test is recommendedfor initial and recurrent stone formers and those who do not test positivefor urinary tract infection. UroRisk is a semi-comprehensive evaluationthat measures nine risk factors for stone formation, the company says. Testresults are reported on an easy-to-read graphic display.