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What is home way to remove kidney stones?

What is home way to remove kidney stones?

Kidney stone: You can brake them with ultrasound (eswl), laser, can remove them through the bladder through a ureteroscope or percutaneously through a small hole in the flank or back. ...Read more

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Tonsil Stones (Definition)

White or yellow globs of foul-smelling mucus and bacteria that collect in the tonsils near the back of the throat. Tonsil stones are not dangerous, but ...Read more


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How to get rid of tonsils stones if strong gag reflex? Best way to prevent tonsils stones?

How to get rid of tonsils stones if strong gag reflex? Best way to prevent tonsils stones?

They are normal: And really don't need to vibe removed do they bother you because you know they are there ? Your tonsils have craters called crypts and the collects debris if you really want it out see anEnT. There is no Prevention. Due to your anatomy ...Read more

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Best way to remove earwax?

Best way to remove earwax?

See family doctor: Your family physician has a slender plastic tool with a small hole at the end which can be easily and carefully inserted into the ear canal and remove excess wax. Do not use q-tips or other similar implements on your own, as you will most likely push the wax further into your ear, and possibly rupture your ear drum. This is completely painless and such take two minutes. ...Read more

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Is removing tonsils worth it to get rid tonsil stones?

Is removing tonsils worth it to get rid tonsil stones?

Depends: If the tonsil stones cause chronic pain and bad breath... Yes it's worth it. 7-10 days of post-operative pain to not have to deal with the chronic sore throat and bad breath... I usually recommend it to my patients with those types of symptoms. ...Read more

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What tools can be used to remove a tonsil stone?

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What tools can be used to remove a tonsil stone?

Waterpick: See an ENT doctor if your problem persists! ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of chronic tonsil stones/Tonsilloliths?(No tonsillectomy/No Antibiotics)

What is the best way to get rid of chronic tonsil stones/Tonsilloliths?(No tonsillectomy/No Antibiotics)

Gargle: Start with a salt water gargle and then proceed to using some numbing materials such as Cepastat or Chloraseptic and then utilizing a cotton swab type stick such as Q-tip to try and dislodge the tonsilith. ...Read more

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How to remove gallbladder stones without surgeryp?

How to remove gallbladder stones without surgeryp?

No effective way: Gallstones can't be removed or dissolved well with any medications or even lithotrypsy such as is used to break up kidney stones. Actigall (ursodiol) is one medicine used to decrease the likelihood of forming stones but it doesn't work to get rid of stones that are already formed in the gallbladder. Minimally invasive laparoscopic cholecystectomy cures the problem. It's an outpatient surgery. ...Read more

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What's the best way to remove liver spots/brown?

What's the best way to remove liver spots/brown?

Sun Protection: Liver spots are not actually a result of liver function or disease, but are flat, brown-black spots on the skin in sun exposed areas of the body (hands, arms, chest, back, shoulders, and face). For cosmetic reasons, they may be lightened with topical skin-bleaching products or removed with lasers or liquid nitrogen. The best prevention is with sun avoidance and routine use of sunscreens. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get tonsil stones out of your throat?

Surgery: The best way is surgery. Another option is a long course (up to six weeks of antibiotics) to decrease the size of the tonsils and the pockets that allow tonsil stones to form. ...Read more

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Best way to remove toothpick from foot?

Best way to remove toothpick from foot?

Foreign body: If the tooth pick is lodged in your foot, you should disinfect it with alcohol then try to grab the end with tweezers. If the toothpick doesn't come out, please see your primary physician or podiatrist. You may also have to be placed on an antibiotic. ...Read more

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How to get rid of tonsil stones with surgery?

How to get rid of tonsil stones with surgery?

Tonsilloliths: These are pockets of material composed mostly of calcium and other minerals/compounds such as phosphorus and magnesium, ammonia and carbonate, that form in tonsil crevices. They are of no consequence and are not considered infections. However, they can be quite malodorous, causing halitosis (bad breath) that can be considered quite offensive- hence surgery as an option to remove these things. ...Read more

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Best way to remove a surgical scar? Any tips?

Best way to remove a surgical scar? Any tips?

Improve, not remove: Scars are permanent, but they improve with time. Pressure treatment, silicone sheeting and steroid injection may hasten their maturation. They also improve with time and may not reach their final appearance for 6-12 months. ...Read more

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How to cure tonsill stone?

How to cure tonsill stone?

Tonsil stones: Common to have tonsil stones or food crypts that build up into the tonsillar crypts/ It is harmless and can come out by itself after lots of fluids. Sometimes, people will remove itself if uncomfortable with a q tip. ...Read more

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Is there a natural way to get rid of tonsil stones?

Not completely: Tonsil stones are a misnomer for either food particles or bacterial colonies in the crypts (indentations) in the palatine (throat tonsils). Using a q-tip can help but often results in bleeding and more pain. If the tonsilloliths cause a bad odor that affects your quality of life, tonsillectomy will cure you. ...Read more

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How can tonsil stones be removed?

How can tonsil stones be removed?

? stone: Never heard that. It may be the cheesy material loking like stone.....Clarify. ...Read more

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Best way to remove HPV warst?

Best way to remove HPV warst?

Safe sex, condoms: The best method is prevention by the use of condoms or abstinence. If one contracts hpv and warts are identified, then treatment includes surgical excision or topical creams depending on the size, location, and number of lesions present. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent kidney stones?

What is the best way to prevent kidney stones?

Fluids + low salt: Drink 2 litres of water daily, this will keep you well hydrated and keep urine dilute thus calcium excreted by kidney less likely to crystalise + form stones. Low salt diet is 2nd most important feature as urinary calcium excretion is associated with salt excretion. Avoid xs red meat in diet. Moderate calcium in diet is fine and is not related to stone formation. Xs calcium may be. Ie healthy diet. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get wisdom teeth removed?

What is the best way to get wisdom teeth removed?

The best way . . .: Is to have them removed by someone who can perform the procedure as comfortably and safely as possible. Some patients prefer to have the procedure performed with local anesthesia alone, while others want a general anesthetic. Oral surgeons remove wisdom teeth on a daily basis and most surgeons recommend the removal of impacted wisdom teeth with local anesthesia and some form of sedation. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent and treat urate kidney stones?

What is the best way to prevent and treat urate kidney stones?

Rx urate stones: First, drink 3 liters fluid every day. Reduce meat and poultry intake to less than 3 oz per day. Get protein from egg whites, quinoa, soy, and white fish. Increase intake of fruit and veg. Avoid alcohol. Add ReaLemon to daily fluid - 4 tblspns / day. Consume 1/2 teaspn baking soda in 6 oz water twice a day. Know serum uric acid level. Know 24 hr uric acid and citrate excretions ...Read more

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