Hyponatremia is a risk factor for kidney stones
Kidney stones impose a large and increasing public health burden. Previous studies showed that hyponatremia is associated with an increased risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures, which are also known to be associated with kidney stones. Chronic persistent hyponatremia is a significant and clinically important risk factor for kidney stones according recent study.
Tominaga N, Fernandez SJ, Mete M, et al. Hyponatremia and the risk of kidney stones: A matched case-control study in a large US health system. PLoS One. 2018;13(9):e0203942.
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