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bleeding after kidney stone removal

A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Tillett
21 years experience Urology
See below: Usually a few days, but if you have a ureteral stent in place, you may see bleeding for as long as the stent is present. Be sure to drink plenty of f ... Read More
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Dr. Michal Tracz
18 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
2-5 days: Bleeding should stop in about 2-5 days, on average. Can still have microscopic bleeding few days afterwards. But if you still bleeding 5 days afterwa ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here's some: The need for stent or catheter is to secure urine drainage and concern about possible blockage by stone or clot, which is decided by the surgeon's jud ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Michaels
52 years experience Urology
Where & how: If the stone was in the ureter & removed through the urethra you will have discomfort for a day or 2 in the urine channel.The pain in the flank wo ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some…: Individual threshold of pain highly varies. However, usually, most patients feel comfortable within 2-3 hours after stent removal. More detail? Ask yo ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terence Chapman
25 years experience Urologic Oncology
Two ways: If the stent is left with a long "string" if intended to be short term, this can be grasped and pulled out easily. If there is no visible string, an o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Sure: Enjoy yourself. You've been through a lot.
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Dr. Richard Amerling
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes.: Yes, but as always, in moderation.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Ok, ...: For an average healthy man, it is okay to use both at the same time with Percocet for pain and Ditropan (oxybutynin) for urgency from bladder irritati ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Stents: Ureteral stents can be very uncomfortable. Blood in the urine and burning with urination are common symptoms of stents. Likely your symptoms will i ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terence Chapman
25 years experience Urologic Oncology
By passing the stone: If the stone is 5 mm, you might have a 50 percent chance of passing it spontaneously, with the percentage chance higher or lower depending on stone si ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can be painfu: Most kidney stones 5mm or less will pass on its own but it is always painful as they pass through the ureters into bladder and than from bladder throu ... Read More

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