Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

laser lithotripsy recovery time

A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Here are some...: Anything is on its way of constant evolution and change; so is lithotripsy. The key factors affecting how laser or US-lithotripsy lie on the flexibili ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Binny Koshy
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Stone: You can have hydronephrosis for a while after procedure. But it will get better if not follow up with urologist.
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Maybe, but...: Transurethral laser lithotripsy has been overtaking and becoming the standard of care for most stones of <1.-2 cm in the kidneys and almost all sto ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fletcher Derrick
63 years experience Urology
Quite normal: Passing fragments and trash for 4-8 weeks after lithotripsy is normal. Your Urologist can run cytology and/or FISH TEST later to help determine if TC ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes no problem
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Clots: It is highly unlikely that you're actually passing pieces of tissue. It is somewhat common however to pass gelatinous clots of blood following uretero ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Urologist: Eight years is a long time to put up with pain. Please see a urologist for an evaluation. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without a ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Here are some...: It's surely okay to experience wet dream. As to not having sex, this advice is more for politically correctness stressing love-tender care than for pr ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Curran
27 years experience Urology
Lithotripsy: He could have infection. I would have his doctor be aware and get a urine culture.
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. David Hall
Specializes in Urology
Anytime: You may resume "sex or mast" anytime you want to. There is no contra-indication to doing so while having a stent (although you may not feel up to it s ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Here are some...: The recommendation provided after the reported procedures is commonly given in attempting and assuming to ease voiding symptoms from local irritation ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month