Stones form in the urinary tract when certain chemicals

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The solubility of calcium oxalate in urine is 9 x 10^-5 M. Ksp is 8.1 x 10^-9. The concentration of calcium in urine is approximately 5 mM. What is the maxiumum concentration of oxalate that can be tolerated and not precipitate CaC2O4?

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