Thematic Area: Hyperoxaluria

Experts Recommendation

Clinical practice recommendations for primary hyperoxaluria: an expert consensus statement from ERKNet and OxalEurope

Reference: Groothoff, J.W., Metry, E., Deesker, L. et al. Nat Rev Nephrol (2023). doi: 10.1038/s41581-022-00661-1

Primary hyperoxaluria is an inherited disorder that results from the overproduction of endogenous oxalate, leading to recurrent kidney stones, nephrocalcinosis, kidney failure and life-threatening systemic disease. This Consensus Statement from ERKNet and OxalEurope provides recommendations for the management of primary hyperoxaluria, including consideration of conventional therapies, new therapies and recommendations for patient follow-up.