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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Black kidney stone: The only sure way to tell what a kidney stone is made of is to send it off to a lab for analysis. Once it is complete, you will have a non-speculative ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Peptobismol: Yes, peptobismol can make your stool black. When a kidney stone moves in the ureter the pain is excruciating. Your physician can order a kidney ultras ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Kidney stones: Never heard that kidney stones would be classified by their color. More explanation from you would be helpful.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
No and No: Kidney stones cause colic, a typically abdominal and back phenomenon. Tarry stool and chest pain associated with Ibuprofen use signals trouble--e.g. ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Multiple: Infection, anomaly, high calcium, high uric acid.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: By infection, or by destruction of one or both kidneys. If you offered definitive treatment and are otherwise healthy, i'd urge you to accept. Try als ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Yes: Kidney stones induce pain by causing obstruction. Even if the stone is small and but still in the kidney, it can still obstruct the flow of urine out ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Analysis of stone: Important to know so dietary changes can be looked at. Are you hydrating enough?
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it doesn't: Water in it good for stone prevention.

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