A 45-year-old member asked:
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What's a ureteral stent feel like?

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Dr. Raphael Peralta
Specializes in Family Medicine
No pain: Should not feel anything.
Answered on Mar 16, 2015
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Dr. John Ahlering
Specializes in Anesthesiology
This might be a better illustration for a ureteral stent https://edc2.healthtap.com/ht-staging/user_answer/avatars/355973/large/open-uri20120814-30570-1l3jmev.jpeg?1386596105
Jun 4, 2014
Dr. John Ahlering
Specializes in Anesthesiology
We don't always get to choose our image, and I am not certain you can see my image that I referenced above. I agree with the answer as Dr. Peralta presented it. :)
Jun 4, 2014

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