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Chiropractic and kidney stones

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 47 years experience
No: Chiropractic manipulation should have no bearing on kidney stones.

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Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery 35 years experience
Back pain: The persistent pain may be due to a signicant disc herniation or sacroiliac joint inflammation. See a neurosurgeon or pain management physician for ev... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
Cardiac Electrophysiology 20 years experience
See PCP: More information is needed to rule out any dangerous conditions. This will include a proper physical exam, including possibly a gynecologic/rectal on... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
Pathology 17 years experience
Big one: It will require intervention to excise. Also, get your calcium and parathyroid hormone levels checked.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Metabolic issue.: Kidney stones are initiated by metabolic derangements in the handling of urinary oxalate, uric acid or calcium, for example. These derangements can be... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Ohanswered
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Depends on size: Once kidney stone is confirmed by ct of kidneys treatment depends on size. Large stones needs to be surgically removed by urologists while smallers on... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Most likely: you will pass it some times with lots of pains , drink plenty of water , if it get stuck then your rotor will help you.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Rizkalla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Through laser treatment to break down the stones.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Nephrology and Dialysis 9 years experience
?from what: Medically speaking possible causes of death are kidney failure, sepsis, hemorrhage if neglected;.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Urology 27 years experience
Surgery: The mainstay of treatment for kidney stones is surgery. If the stone is very small, medications may be used to help pass the stone spontaneously. Howe... Read More

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