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Kidney Stone Stint
I had a kidney stone removed fri and accidentally removed the stint sat and im still having spasms n pain today (mon). Is this normal?
Ureter spasm: This is normal since if the stone was big enough to cause some irritation and injury to your ureter, this will take a few days for the inflammation and spasm to go down and for you to feel better. I'm not sure what medication regimen your urologist has given you but there are prescription medications that can help reduce the spasm. ...Read more
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
Can be normal: After removing a stent following ureteroscopy, it may feel like a "stone" is still there. This usually resolves within 48 hours and is a result of swelling in the "kidney tube". Use pain relievers as prescribed and it should improve with time. If it doesn't, you are having fevers above 101 f or have nonstop nausea/vomiting, then seek medical attention. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
With a kidney stone to large to pass..They are placing a stint in and making my mom wait 3 weeks before they go into lazer it..Why the 3 week wait?
I understand a stint is placed to allow the kidney stone to pass. But why would they wait 3 weeks after the stint is placed to laser the stone?
Kidney stones: The stent is passed more to insure good urine flow (avoid blockage) than to pass the stone. The reason they wait is to allow the inflammation caused by the stone, when it's under a lot of pressure, to settle down. There are fewer complications with definitive treatment when the inflammation is resolved. ...Read more
I'm paralyzed. I had an 11mm kidney stone blocking my bladder. They put a stint in. It's very painful and uncomfortable. Is this normal?
Had a kidney stone removed Thurs. and today is Sun. They inserted a stint and she is passing a lot of blood since surgery when she urinates , normal?
Kidney stone measured at 6, er gave me emergency surgery, couldn't remove so put in stint.How long will i pee blood and have my bladder cramp?
Till it passes: If it doesn't pass in 2-4 wks. get second opinion at University Medical Center ...Read more
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