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Kidney stones, also called nephrolithiasis are solid pieces of material that form in the kidney from substances in the urine. Discuss topics including prevention, symptoms and passing kidney stones.
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I have dealt with kidney stones for many years now some I've had to have surgery for others just had to deal with pain for weeks waiting ...
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I have had three past kidney stones that I had passed within one or two days. This one is going on two months. I have had two lipotripsys...
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Hello - I have a 4 mm stone stuck in mid ureter for 10+ weeks. Previously have passed 4 mm stones and smaller. This time around has...
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I was recently diagnosed with back spasms in my lower right back area after going to the ER with severe pain in that area. After 5 days o...
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I have periodic urinary tract infections but usually no protein in urine. This time there is protein as well as white blood cells, etc. ...
Hi every one, Just seven months ago, I’ve been told I have two kidney stones in my kidneys (each with one stone). Today, I went online...
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I am an 28 yrs old female. I have been experiencing lots of irritation in my bladder for about 3 months now (started mid September). The...
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I have been experiencing full body inflammation/edema for the past 2 years, without relief. It feels like excess fluid, throbs (wakes me ...
A year and a half ago I woke up in the middle of the night with awful flank pain. I went to the ER and based on traces of blood in my uri...
Hello All. We are a team of Biomedical graduate students from Georgia Tech and Urology MDs. Our work is towards improving kidney stone ma...
I accidentally posted this in the Men's Health forum so I am reposting it here. Last Friday, I woke up and when I urinated, it was br...
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Long story short, I have about a 12 yr history with stones, had to have the first two surgically removed but have passed all of the other...
I have just passed my first stone (and I managed to keep it). I have looked online and have tried to work out what kind of stone I have s...
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My father has kidney stones in both kidneys. He has undergone both laser surgery as well as actual removal surgery to take care of the bu...
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Well. I'm going to start by listing the medications I'm on seeing as people have said before it could be the meds. Tamsulosin (Subst-...
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I am a female and had some symptons that seemed like scabies or chlamydia . I then started having lower back pain with burning when i ur...
Hi all I am new to this forum. I was misdiagnose back in 2009 and passed an 8mm stone at home. I've been having the same kind of severe l...
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Hi had a us and it says that i have a mild Pelvocaliectasia no signs of stones of mass in the u/s is this something serious?
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I had surgery a week ago for kidney stones and infections. They went in and everything went great. But had to have a stent put in. Well 3...
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Happy anniversary to Unclebuck257- your Community Leader! Please take a moment to reach out to Unclebuck257, and give a shout out for ho...
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