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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
A 26-year-old female asked:

Passed 2mm kidney stone in nov. flank pain past month, catching tiny white chunks&flakes in strainer (not discharge) cloudy urine. another stone? uti?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Could be either: Kidney stones predispose one to UTI. It would be prudent to see your doctor to rule out UTI. Drink enough water everyday so that your urine is mostly colorless to prevent development of crystals and stones in urine.
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