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A 24-year-old female asked about a 24-year-old male:

Have 3 kidney stones, one is 4mm, 2 are 1mm. been on flowmax for 2 weeks. started peeing blood today & a lot of pain in penis only. is this normal?

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Dr. Clifford Marshall
Urology 58 years experience
Kidney pain: this pain location generally means stone is probably going to pass shortly. Should now strain urine to recover stone then stone can be sent for analysis
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