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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation: This may very well be related to your bowel recovering from a bout of drug(likely opioid) induced constipation. Sometimes, when motility is acute affe ... Read More

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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Cogdill
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney stone passage: Kidney stones that are 8mm or larger and are in the ureter close to the kidney only pass 1 out 3 times. 2 out 3 fail to pass without intervention. The ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
May never begin: It appears that you know that you have a stone but feel no pain. If so, you may never feel pain unless the stone moves. Many stones never move.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Yes: You may do this.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
No: This is not a problem.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Yes: Blood in the urine on urinalysis is not present at least 10% of the time when a stone is active.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
Yes : Yes. I know of no validated data that shows that any type of body massage is either contraindicated, unsafe, or dislodges/promotes passage of a kidney ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: If the stone is small and not blocking the urine flow, it may be left alone. A small stone may be removed by cystoscopy using a basket to retrieve the ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Tay
30 years experience Urology
Kidney stone: Kidney stone should not causes your menses to be heavier than normal. The most common causes of kidney stone is dehydration and diet. www.peedoc.com ... Read More
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Dr. Michael George
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Kidney : Kidney stone pain typically is sudden in onset and often waxes and wanes in intensity. Pain will often radiate from the flank to the lower abdomen or ... Read More
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