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When does bleeding stop after kidney stone removal from rt. Uterer- on average while drinking liquids. Pain issues?

When does bleeding stop after kidney stone removal from rt. Uterer- on average while drinking liquids. Pain issues?

See below: Usually a few days, but if you have a ureteral stent in place, you may see bleeding for as long as the stent is present. Be sure to drink plenty of fluids to keep your system flushed out. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Can a kidney stone cause rectal bleeding?

Can a kidney stone cause rectal bleeding?

No: I can not think of any way that a kidney stone could result in rectal bleeding. They involve 2 separate organ symptoms. It's more likely you have something in your GI tract like gastritis or hemorrhoids. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How long should it take a 2 mm kidney stone to pass? It already left the kidney but is causing me constant pain, and minor bleeding.

How long should it take a 2 mm kidney stone to pass? It already left the kidney but is causing me constant pain, and minor bleeding.

Cannot say: Drink a lot of water to facilitate the passage. You may wish to discuss with your doctor the option of extracting the stone through cystoscopic procedure. ...Read more

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I had a kidney stone taken out and stent put in 5days ago I stopped bleeding on the 3rd day and now I'm bleeding again with pain is this normal?

Ureteral stents: Stents are plastic, foreign bodies, and cause irritation and inflammation in the bladder. As long as you have a ureteral stent, you may experience intermittent flank pain, urinary frequency or urgency, burning urination, or blood in the urine. Fever or severe vomiting is not to be expected, however, and should prompt you to call your urologist or go to the er. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a kidney stone & you have light bleeding when you urinate?

What does it mean if you have a kidney stone & you have light bleeding when you urinate?

See a urologist: Blood in the urine should be evaluated. If you are not passing a stone and have no pain then the possibility of a kidney or bladder tumor should be excluded. If there is pain then the kidney stone may be passing and needs evaluation. ...Read more

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Hi I recently have had bleeding every time I urinate this lasted about 2 weeks, prior to this my back was hurting very bad. Can a kidney stone caus?

Hi I recently have had bleeding every time I urinate this lasted about 2 weeks, prior to this my back was hurting very bad. Can a kidney stone caus?

Blood in urine: There are many causes of blood in the urine. Usually painful urination and be secondary to a urinary tract infection as well as kidney stones. If valuation usually begins with a urine specimen collection. Also can include imaging of the kidneys with a ultrasound or CAT scan. Depending on your other risk factors for cancer, such as smoking. Is urologic evaluation for cystoscopy maybe recommended. ...Read more

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I have a 10 mm kidney stone in the lower pole of the right kidney. Will it cause damage to kidney if left alone? Was 4 mm last year. Bleeding in uri

I have a 10 mm kidney stone in the lower pole of the right kidney. Will it cause damage to kidney if left alone? Was 4 mm last year. Bleeding in uri

Kidney stones: Ask your doctor is you have any signs of hydronephrosis. Hydornephrosis is caused by obstruction. If you have this I'd suggest you get this stone taken care of. If you don't have any signs of hydronephrosis there probably isn't any danger waiting a little longer to have this removed. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Can a UTI or kidney stone cause vaginal bleeding?

Can a UTI or kidney stone cause vaginal bleeding?

Highly unlikely: Kidney stones and uti's cause blood in the urine. Make sure it's vaginal bleeding with a tampon. Then follow up with a gynecologist if it is or a urologist it's not. ...Read more

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I have had multiple surgeries for kidney stone. And removal. Frank bleeding from urethra. Like large spots on pad and when I wipe. Had tah. What is it?

I have had multiple surgeries for kidney stone. And removal. Frank bleeding from urethra. Like large spots on pad and when I wipe. Had tah. What is it?

Be evaluated timely: To confirm the origin of bleeding may be hard but can be eased by analyzing detailed info on the specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of bleeding & its possible related symptoms + physical exam + testing as needed. How? Peruse: http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html & http://formefirst. Com/hematuria. Html. Then you can work better with Doc to reach right diagnosis, care, & counseling. Best. ...Read more

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I had kidney stone surgery Tuesday basket removal bladder and uretha exploration and lazer done still bleeding lightly now still clotting and in a lot?

I had kidney stone surgery Tuesday basket removal bladder and uretha exploration and lazer done still bleeding lightly now still clotting and in a lot?

Notify urologist: Some urinary bleeding is not unusual and is not worrisome if it's light and clots don't interfere with urination. Drinking lots of fluids is helpful in this regard. Avoid aspirin or antiinflammatories like Aleve, Advil which can increase bleeding tendency. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is ok. However if bleeding persists, becomes heavy and there are large clots, you must notify your urologist. ...Read more

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I began noticing a bit of watery blood after urinating (sometimes after bowl movements) cytology, cytoscopy, psa, prost exam all neg, except small kidney stone in left kidney, is bleeding normal?

I began noticing a bit of watery blood after urinating (sometimes after bowl movements) cytology, cytoscopy, psa, prost exam all neg, except small kidney stone in left kidney, is bleeding normal?

Hematuria: Although blood in the urine is never "normal", there are many possible causes that are relatively benign. Sounds like the lower urinary tract has been adequately evaluated. I would recommend a renal evaluation at this point. A nephrologist would be a good start. ...Read more

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Should you bleed while passing a kidney stone?

Should you bleed while passing a kidney stone?

Kidney stone bleed: It is very common to have blood in the urine when a kidney stone is present. This is usually an indication the stone is moving. It is important though to realize even though you know you have a kidney stone, blood in the urine can occur for other reasons and further evaluation may be necessary. ...Read more

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Wil you still bleed after passing a kidney stone?

Wil you still bleed after passing a kidney stone?

No: You should not continue to have bleeding in the urine after passing a kidney stone. It may take a short time for irritation to subside, however, if gross or microscopic bleeding continues (>3 red blood cells per high power microscope field) then you will need further workup to check cause of bleeding. Urine. ...Read more

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When passing a kidney stone, how much do you bleed?

When passing a kidney stone, how much do you bleed?

Very variable: Can be as little as virtually none or so little that it can only be identified by microscopic examination all on extreme low side. Can be severe enough to to actually see pure blood &/or clots being passed in the urine.Mostly beeding is minor, varying from invisible to naked wye to mild pink dicoloration of urine. Amount of bleeding is no indication of size of stone or degree of blockage caused. ...Read more

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What causes kidney stones, and is it normal to bleed heavier on your period if you have a kidney stone?

What causes kidney stones, and is it normal to bleed heavier on your period if you have a kidney stone?

Kidney stone: Kidney stone should not causes your menses to be heavier than normal. The most common causes of kidney stone is dehydration and diet. www. Peedoc. Com @drhtay. ...Read more

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How long after kidney stones are removed should bleeding stop?

How long after kidney stones are removed should bleeding stop?

Bleeding: It should stop within days unless you are taking blood thinning medications or have bleeding abnormality. ...Read more

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Can kidney stones cause bleeding from the vagina?

Can kidney stones cause bleeding from the vagina?

No.: Kidney stones form in the urinary tract, a system that does not communicate with the vagina. They can cause pelvic pain, and blood in the urine which can sometimes be mistaken for vaginal bleeding. If you are having unexpected vaginal bleeding, see you gynecologist. If you have known kidney stone disease, get evaluated by a urologist who can recommend observation or treatment. Take care... ...Read more

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A lot of pressue in my vagina kidney stones and bleeding. What is wrong?

A lot of pressue in my vagina kidney stones and bleeding. What is wrong?

Insufficient info: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking a detailed history, physical examination and may be performing lab and imagining studies. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Should I go to the ER for kidney stones and I'm bleeding from my vagina?

Should I go to the ER for kidney stones and I'm bleeding from my vagina?

Any pain?: Are you in a lot of pain? If so, then the er may be needed to diagnose your symptoms. If you are not in pain, I would recommend seeing your ob-gyn to have these symptoms evaluated. The blood may not be caused by kidney stones, and should be worked up properly. ...Read more

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Can kidney stones cause vaginal bleeding?

Can kidney stones cause vaginal bleeding?

Yes- sort of: Because the female urethra exits inside the labia and just above the vaginal orifice, if there is blood in the urine from kidney stones, it can appear that there is vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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Can there be vaginal bleeding with kidney stones?

Can there be vaginal bleeding with kidney stones?

Yes BUT: The vaginal bleeding has no direct link with the kidney stone. Just happened to have a period during stone passage. ...Read more

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I have blood in my urine from kidney stones. I've been bleeding almost every other day for the past 9 days with little to no pain. Is this normal?

I have blood in my urine from kidney stones. I've been bleeding almost every other day for the past 9 days with little to no pain. Is this normal?

Blood urine stones?: 42 M: I have blood in my urine from kidney stones. I've been bleeding almost every other day for the past 9 days with little to no pain. Is this normal? ANS: it is never normal to have blood in your urine. How do you know it is from the stones? Make a note of the bleeding in the urine. Is it at the start of peeing only, throughout peeing. Clots in urine? Pain? Please let your Dr. Know. ...Read more

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I have kidney stones and I am also on the depo. I am bleeding brown blood and I was wondering is that suppose to happen when the kidney stones pass?

I have kidney stones and I am also on the depo. I am bleeding brown blood and I was wondering is that suppose to happen when the kidney stones pass?

Kidney stones: Obstructing kidney stone or passage of a kidney stone can cause blood in the urine. The color of the blood depends on the acidity of the urine and how long it has been in your system. ...Read more

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No menses x 3 years due to mirena, (levonorgestrel) all of a sudden bleed on off x 6 months. History of cysts and kidney stones. Little cramping and never when I'm bleeding?

No menses x 3 years due to mirena, (levonorgestrel) all of a sudden bleed on off x 6 months. History of cysts and kidney stones. Little cramping and never when I'm bleeding?

Mirena (levonorgestrel): If the Mirena (levonorgestrel) is still in place, the abnormal bleeding could be due to that. You should see a gynecologist for further evaluation. Cysts and kindey stones are not likely to cause abnormal vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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I have kidney stones and today I started bleeding from my vagina but my period isn't due for three weeks, why am I bleeding from my vagina?!

I have kidney stones and today I started bleeding from my vagina but my period isn't due for three weeks, why am I bleeding from my vagina?!

Not related to stone: Bleeding from vagina is a different problem and may need investigation. Pregnancy test is always in order. ...Read more

Kidney Stone (Definition)

Solutes precipitate and combine to form stones formed of calcium oxalate usually around a nidus of uric acid. Other solutes that form stones are ca and mg phosphates, cystine, and uric acid staghorn calculi form in the presence of chronic urinary tract infections. Stones can be painful, may require ...Read more


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