He Drank More Than 4 Liters of Ice Tea per Day! Here’s What Happened!

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The laboratory tests showed a great quantity of calcium oxalate in his urine, which is a constituent of kidney stones.

The doctors successfully solved a mystery at a 56 year old patient.

It has been discovered in a man who came from Arkansas in a hospital because of sickness, weak organism, weariness and pains in his body, that he had been drinking more than 4 liters of ice tea per day.

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The laboratory tests showed a great quantity of calcium oxalate in his urine, which is a constituent of kidney stones.

The doctors were amazed when the man said that he had never had kidney stone. Throughout the detailed conversation with the patient the doctors discovered that he drank more than 4 miters of ice tea per day, which has shown as a cause for his kidney problems.

Black tea has a great quantity of oxalate in it, and if it is consumed very often it can cause kidney function’s weakening.

“it is the only rational explanation” said dr. Umbar Gafar who wrote a story of thos case for New England Journal of Medicine.

The above mentioned 56- year old patient had to go immediately on dialysis because of the kidney problems, and because of the level of damage of the kidneys he is sentenced for lifetime dialysis.

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