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What are key indicators that my kidney stone has passed and left my body?

What are key indicators that my kidney stone has passed and left my body?

No more pain: I assume you did not see it pass (by straining your urine). If not, if the pain is gone, the stone likely has passed although it may be in the bladder and still need to go through the urethra. A urinalysis could detect blood in the urine if the stone is still lodged in the ureter. ...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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My wife Female 28 pain that starts in lower back and move to front not a kidney stone I'm waiting at er now can you told me what you think?

Dr. James Lin Dr. Lin
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My wife Female 28 pain that starts in lower back and move to front not a kidney stone I'm waiting at er now can you told me what you think?

Here are some...: I commend your caring consideration for your wife by not wasting a minute to get to the answer for her health calamity. Clinically, considering the odd to have kidney stone or radiculopathy is reasonable, but the described info isn't enough to deduce an accurate Dx. To rightly solve the myth behind current profile, follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html so to work with Dr. ...Read more

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After having a kidney stone pass yesterday I woke up today with body aches everywhere and with chills. Is this normal?

After having a kidney stone pass yesterday I woke up today with body aches everywhere and with chills. Is this normal?

Kidney infection: Your passed kidney stone may have left a buddy behind that's causing obstruction or blockage of ureter or even kidney infection. Once stone passes, there should be complete relief. Because you're now complaining of symptoms of infection, best to go see your Family Doc or Urologist for further evaluation. Good luck! It's amazing that something so little could cause so much grief & pain. ...Read more

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I have a kidney stone on my left, and I usually feel it in my front, its a severe brief pain in my upper rib is that it moving? Very brief pain.1mm stone

I have a kidney stone on my left, and I usually feel it in my front, its a severe brief pain in my upper rib is that it moving? Very brief pain.1mm stone

Unclear question: A 1mm stone should pass through the urinary system. You may be able to facilitate the process by drinking more water. However, if the stone does not pass you should see your doctor to address the issue of removal by endoscopy or lithotripsy. ...Read more

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I have an electrical feeling on the right side of my body... around my waist to the middle of my stomach. Could thus be from a kidney stone? I'm a fem

I have an electrical feeling on the right side of my body... around my waist to the middle of my stomach. Could thus be from a kidney stone? I'm a fem

Need more info...: Sensing electrical feeling on right side of body raises a concern of something affecting regional nerve fibers. To deduce what this symptom may imply to your health now and in the future, it is advisable to put all potentially related things together correctly for right care by following instructions in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more

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I have a kidney stone and feel burning on the left side of my body, that's where it is. Keep thinking its pancreatic related. Don't drink/no gall stones?

I have a kidney stone and feel burning on the left side of my body, that's where it is. Keep thinking its pancreatic related. Don't drink/no gall stones?

Drink fluids: Msny people get kidney stones. Try drinking water, and fluids but avoid soda pop. The better hydrated the less likely to happen again. There is an app to help remind you to drink 8 glasses of water per day. Your more likely to have sharp pains as stone passes not burning. ...Read more

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Would blood test/ct pick up pkd? I was at ER month ago and they found kidney stone on the left one. But my pain is in the front of my ribs not my back.

Would blood test/ct pick up pkd? I was at ER month ago and they found kidney stone on the left one. But my pain is in the front of my ribs not my back.

Blood test not helpf: Blood tests for PKD (polycystic kidney disease) are not currently helpful although the genetic causes for this are becoming known. Does this run in your family?
A ct, mri, or, less invasively, an ultrasound will make/exclude this diagnosis. You indicated that a ct was done. If negative, I believe this diagnosis is excluded. ...Read more

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I have had right lower back pain, front right discomfort under my last rib and both legs ache. What could it be? Kidney stone on the left unrelated.

I have had right lower back pain, front right discomfort under my last rib and both legs ache. What could it be? Kidney stone on the left unrelated.

Here are some. ..: The feature and distribution of your described pain most likely represent the pain of musculoskeletal or neuromuscular origin, which could be differentiated by analyzing detailed Hx about the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of the pain and its related activities + proper physical exam + tests as needed. So, bring the information to Doc for evaluation... ...Read more

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12mm kidney stone?

12mm kidney stone?

Big one: It will require intervention to excise. Also, get your calcium and parathyroid hormone levels checked. ...Read more

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Advice for kidney stone?

Advice for kidney stone?

Kidney stone.: Kidney stones up to 5mm in size will predictably pass on their own. Just drink plenty of water so you produce a lot of urine, dilate those ureters and allow the stone to pass. It may hurt while it's on its way out, but it'll pass. Bigger stones will likely get stuck and will cause tremendous pain and will have to be removed by lithotripsy or cystoscopy. ...Read more

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How to fight kidney stone?

How to fight kidney stone?

A metabolic work-up: The best way to fight stones is to understand your metabolism. I believe that most stone formres should have a metabolic work-up. This should include blood levels of calcium, 24 hour urinalysis (looking at calcium, citrate, oxalate, etc). Good intake of water avoiding certain foods (high in calcium, oxalate) and medications (citarte, diuretics) may be necessary to fight stones. ...Read more

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Kidney stone of 12mm size?

Kidney stone of 12mm size?

Yeah, that's big.: A stone up to 5mm in size will predictably pass, with variable degrees of pain. A 12mm stone is going to get stuck if it decides to move out of the kidney. You should get that stone managed before it starts to move. ...Read more

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What causes kidney stone?

What causes kidney stone?

Metabolic issue.: Kidney stones are initiated by metabolic derangements in the handling of urinary oxalate, uric acid or calcium, for example. These derangements can be hereditary, and they allow for crystals of these substances to form. These crystals serve as a nidus for stone creation. ...Read more

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How to get a kidney stone?

How to get a kidney stone?

Metabolic issue.: Kidney stones are initiated by metabolic derangements in the handling of urinary oxalate, uric acid or calcium, for example. These derangements can be hereditary, and they allow for crystals of these substances to form. These crystals serve as a nidus for stone creation. ...Read more

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Can a kidney stone be 7 cm?

Can a kidney stone be 7 cm?

Can happen-unlikely: Unlikely in developed countries but it is a diagnosis that is made in some developing nations where the kidney pelvis is filled with a stag horn type calculus. ...Read more

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What causes a kidney stone?

Kidney stones: Usually a kidney stone is calcium oxalate, but, you need a work up with an u/a, and sma21 to confirm that you do have an issues. Follow up with pmd {private medical doctor} for full work. ...Read more

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Can 8mm kidney stone pass?

Can 8mm kidney stone pass?

Yes but not easily: Less than 5mm pass spontaneously. 5-10 might need help. Lots of water. Bigger than 10mm mostly will need urologist ...Read more

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Can a kidney stone be soft?

Can a kidney stone be soft?

Yes: Kidney stones are usually hard, but some stones associated with infection are soft. The best way to know for sure what it is, is to take it to a lab or your doctor's office and have a "Stone Analysis" done. ...Read more

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How is kidney stone treated?

How is kidney stone treated?

Small pass, big UroDr: Stones up to 5-6mm diameter can pass spontaneously, drink copiously. If stuck may require Flomax (tamsulosin) to dilate ureter, ureteroscopy or temp. Placement of jj stent. Electro-shockwave lithotripsy used for stones 6+-15 mm. Larger stones require percutaneous nephro-ltithotripsy (tube placed through skin into kidney, neproscope passed & stone fragmented with laser or lithoclast. Then metabolic work-up. ...Read more

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Can a 6mm kidney stone pass?

Borderline: Thus may or may not pass on its own. Drink lots of water & discuss with uirologist use of tamsulosin to help ureter to dilate & facilitate passage of stone. You may well require professional help if pain is severe &/or makes you vomit. ...Read more

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What r kidney stone symptoms?

What r kidney stone symptoms?

Pain: Depends. Sometimes are symptom free for years but if they start to move from kidney down the ureter people can experience intense pain that can come and go but usually some degree of continuous pain. As the stone move down toward the bladder the pain may change from the midback area moving down toward the bladder. People say this is one of the worst pains. Go to er or see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Is a 3 mm kidney stone large?

Is a 3 mm kidney stone large?

No: That would be less than an eighth of an inch. Of course if it got into your ureter and you were passing it you would think it was a boulder. ...Read more

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How does a kidney stone form?

How does a kidney stone form?

Depends on the Type!: There are many types of stones & the cause of the stone depend on the type of stone. In women, struvite stones are caused by urinary tract infections.Calcium stones, the most common occur for a variety of reasons. Usually calcium combines with substances such as oxalate, found in foods such as spinach. Uric acid stones form in people with gout. Use a strainer to catch & determine the type to treat. ...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