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Stent was removed today but still have pain is this normal

A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Observation & workup: May take few days to subside, you urologist knows what to be done, if not clearing will do additional work up for your uretero pelvci junction ( upj ... Read More
Dr. Ivan Colon
27 years experience Urology
Yes: It is common to have stent related pain, irritation like frequency, nocturia (going at night) and urgency. Somtimes the pain may be felt right at the ... Read More
Dr. Darren Mack
12 years experience Urology
Still obstructed?: You need further evaluation to determine if your kidney is still obstructed. If not, then your pain is not from the kidney. It is completely normal ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
40 years experience General Practice
Not Usually: Typically, after a stone is removed the the stent is removed, the pain goes away almost immediately. Sometimes, there is still some swelling in the ur ... Read More
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Dr. Shoaib Shafique
34 years experience Vascular Surgery
No: Consult your urologist to make sure that there is nothing else going on.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Binny Koshy
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Urology: No this is not normal. You may want to check with your urologist if you have persistent pain.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Witten
27 years experience Urology
Depo and surgery: You should have no issues related to your Depo-Provera shot and ureteral surgery and stent.
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
16 years experience Urology
Speak to the doctor.: Unfortunately, some patients can have severe pain and discomfort with a ureteral stent, requiring symptomatic relief with pain medication & anti-infla ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jahan Zeb
Dr. Jahan Zeb answered
24 years experience Cardiology
No: In general no. You need to contact physician who implanted stent and make them aware of this. Stents can form clots which can be life threatening. Th ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
20 years experience Urology
Yes: They can last over a week. Some data suggest taking tamsulosin can help.
A female asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Likely normal: It's not uncommon to have ureteral discomfort for a few days after removal of a stent. If you had lithotripsy, there may however be more stones worki ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
35 years experience Urology
Yes.: Stent induced irritation is very common, as is blood in the urine. He will be very happy when the stent is pulled (assuming all the stones are gone).
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Stents: HAving a stent placed is no fun. Yes stents do cause a lot of spasms and the burning goes along with this.
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