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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loren Cohen
51 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: There are a variety of food substances which are linked to either reduced or increased kidney stone incidence. However, peanut butter does not seem to ... Read More
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Peanut butter: Very low risk: Calcium oxalate is most common stone among adults; reasons include: dehydration; excess calcium in urine; excess oxalate in urine; low ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Oxalate stone?: Peanuts and peanut butter are rich in oxalate, though nowhere near as much as spinach, or what one will excrete from taking lots of vitamin c. There's ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ann McKane
22 years experience pathology
Only in moderation!: Oxalate renal stones are formed due to excess oxalate in the urine, caused primarity by excessive meat, peanut or chocolate consumption. Avoiding thes ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: This pathologist believes that significantly restricting diet of folks with previous oxalate kidney stones is non-evidence-based. Drink plenty of wate ... Read More
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Oxalate: Avoid dehydration; Follow this Diet: avoid spinach, rhubarb, strawberries, nuts, chocolate, tea, wheat bran, and all dry beans; increase Citrate: oran ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Maybe: These are one of a great many popular foods that contain a lot of oxalate which is a component of many kidney stones. I've looked at the evidence and ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
Yes, IF...: If you are prone to calcium oxalate kidney stone formation, peanut butter was one of the high oxalate foods to moderate or avoid along with beans, bee ... Read More
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Unlikely kidney Ston: If you have a sample of it get it checked out with your doctor.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Stein
50 years experience Urology
No: Only if you are making uric acid stones.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Polselli
14 years experience Radiology
Check with doctor: I have never seen a 7 cm kidney stone before, but I have seen a 7 millimeter stone accidentally reported as 7 cm. Having said that, i guess anything i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
30 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: And too big to pass on its own.
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A female asked:
Dr. K. Mujib Haque
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes but not easily : Less than 5mm pass spontaneously. 5-10 might need help. lots of water. Bigger than 10mm mostly will need urologist
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