Distal renal tubular acidosis is associated with

Distal renal tubular acidosis is associated
with:
a) Oxalate stones
b) Citrate
c) Calcium stones
d) Uric acid stones
Correct Answer - C
Answer is C (Calcium Stones):
Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis is associated with increased in
cadence of Calcium Phosphate Stones Alkaline urine, Hypercalciuria
and low levels of urinary citrate precipitate calcium phosphate
stones in the kidney in patients with Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis
(Typel).
Proximal Renal Tubular Acidosis (Type-2) is not associated with
increased incidence of Renal Stones despite Hypercalciuria because
urinary citrate levels are normal or high.