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Passing kidney stones symptoms in men

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bennett
31 years experience
KIDNEY STONE: Rib issues are generally as tender as they are painful. Stones are more pain than tenderness. Kidney stone pain is not helped by position or rest eith... Read More

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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Flank pain: Usually flank pain on one side, blood in the urine, and occasionally some nausea and difficulty peeing. People who have never had a kidney stone sho... Read More
Dr. Michael Yu
Urology 27 years experience
Pain!: The most common symptoms associated with kidney stones are renal colic, or spastic pain which usually radiates from the back down to the groin, blood ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Ross
41 years experience
Kidney stones: Most people who 'pass' a stone have symptoms and they are often quite severe. Abdominal pain, flank pain, urinary frequency and sometimes burning. I... Read More
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
If small: Enough they will probably send you home drinking fluids and stone will pass on its own, possibly feeling the pain pass from your lower back anterior a... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: The kidney is covered in a very thick piece of skin that doesn't like to be stretched - when stone blocks urine flow the kidney can swell a bit and pu... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Kidney stones: Kidney stones that are not causing blockage,pain or bleeding sometimes can merely be observed rather than treated, but this decision should be made by... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 37 years experience
Both: Kidney stone occur in both males and females in similar frequency.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Not likely: It is not likely that drinking red bull will increase your risk of kidney stones. However the chemicals in the drink may have other deleterious effect... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Helps to pass them: Flomax (tamsulosin) dilates the ureter as well as the bladder neck. Ureteral dilatation makes it easier for small stones top pass, that is how it help... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
If the CT scan: is through the pelvis, it will include some or all of the penis.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Dudak
Urology 31 years experience
The : The brown urine represents blood and commonly occurs when passing kidney stones. Burning in the urine, called dysuria, is also common as a stone passe... Read More
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