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Can having an infection in my urine do to kidney stones cause me to break out ? i've been breaking out ver since i got stent implanted

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Dr. James Lin
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Urology 52 years experience
Ask Doc...: Inserting stent is an essential part of managing renal/ureteral stones for most of cases. But it comes with a price of local irritation and suffering, and occasional symptomatic uti, which can usually be managed and soothed with proper use of medications, while the endoscopic procedures have averted patients to undergo open surgery. For individual details, ask attending doc timely.

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