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Asympotmatic microscopic hematuria. 2yrs. Had negative cystoscopy. Can u have kidney stones with no symptoms? How is it treated? Should I b worried?

Asympotmatic microscopic hematuria. 2yrs. Had negative cystoscopy. Can u have kidney stones with no symptoms? How is it treated? Should I b worried?

Possible: You could have small stones or gravel
that you might be passing or you could have a benign condition called Ig A nephropathy which gives rise to some blood and protein in urine without any other symptoms
it might be a good idea to see a kidney doctor to evaluate kidney function to make sure it is normal ...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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How to pass a kidney stone and what symptoms did you have?

How to pass a kidney stone and what symptoms did you have?

If small: Enough they will probably send you home drinking fluids and stone will pass on its own, possibly feeling the pain pass from your lower back anterior as it passes. Severe pain and nausea associated, medications will be provided. ...Read more

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Could I pass a kidney stone and what symptoms would I have?

Kidney stones: Most people who 'pass' a stone have symptoms and they are often quite severe.
Abdominal pain, flank pain, urinary frequency and sometimes burning.
If the stones are very small like grains of sand it is possible no symptoms or very minor burning at most. All people should be encouraged to drink adequate fluids who are at risk or who have a diagnosis of kidney stones. ...Read more

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Some burning after urination & occasional flank pain 6+wks ago. Ultrasound revealed 5mm kidney stone. No urinary symptoms since. Considering radiation exposure is a CT scan necessary in your opinion?

Some burning after urination & occasional flank pain 6+wks ago. Ultrasound revealed 5mm kidney stone. No urinary symptoms since. Considering radiation exposure is a CT scan necessary in your opinion?

No: If you are no longer having symptoms and your urinalysis is normal, then I think you already have the information you need. Sometimes a stone is not identified on an ultrasound, and persistent pain or blood in the urine needs to be investigated. Then a CT would be helpful. I am assuming that your ultrasound otherwise revealed normal kidneys, etc. ...Read more

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Obstructing 4mm kidney stone & hydros. Symptoms gone 24 days, but no passage. Pain recurred yesterday & persistent. Same stone? Cause for concern?

Obstructing 4mm kidney stone & hydros. Symptoms gone 24 days, but no passage. Pain recurred yesterday & persistent. Same stone? Cause for concern?

Kidney stone: You need to see your doctor. Stones are tricky and unpredictable. They can also have serious complications so get an appointment with your doctor very soon and have this checked out. ...Read more

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Kidney stone found 6months ago. No symptoms until now terrible cramping and burnin in lower back and peeing a lot. Is this normal kidney stone symptom?

Kidney stone found 6months ago. No symptoms until now terrible cramping and burnin in lower back and peeing a lot. Is this normal kidney stone symptom?

Stone or infection: Symptoms you describe may be from stone moving or breaking up but may also be from urinary tract infection that is involving your kidney. Any fever or chills? Should definitely get medical attention and keep drinking plenty of liquids till you do! ...Read more

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What can I do if my sister thinks she has kidney stones. What are some symptoms & what should she do?

See below: Symptoms vary and may range from no symptoms to flank pain radiating to the lower abdomen or groin. Pain comes and goes in waves and fluctuates in intensity & may worsen with urination. Fevers and chills may happen if there is infection. Nausea and vomitting may happen. If there is obstruction, urology consultation is recommended. ...Read more

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5-8 /hpf RBC urinalysis normal or not? Doc told me it's "asymptomatic"; do I have possible kidney stones? I do not experience symptoms though...

5-8 /hpf RBC urinalysis normal or not? Doc told me it's "asymptomatic"; do I have possible kidney stones? I do not experience symptoms though...

Here are some…: Finding 5-8 rbc. Hpf in UA is significant to warrant a systemic urological evaluation as detailed in the article of http://formefirst. Com/hematuria. Html. Thereby, you will gain the ideas on how to handle such concern effectively and ease unnecessary anxiety to a great degree. ...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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If I had hematuria due to kidney stone symptoms, how long after I feel a bit better should I recheck my urine to see if hematuria is gone? Thank you.

If I had hematuria due to kidney stone symptoms, how long after I feel a bit better should I recheck my urine to see if hematuria is gone? Thank you.

Difficult Question: If you have any remaining sludge or irritation the blood not seen by the human eye that shows on a dip test can stick around for a while and be normal. If a person needed a urologist to use a tool to grab the stone or a stent place the same is true then too. If you don't see blood and are pain free and following the diet your dr gave you you are ok until follow up with your doc. ...Read more

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Can kidney stone symptoms trigger loss of appetite or weight loss? I haven't had much of an appetite the last few days. Thank you kindly.

Can kidney stone symptoms trigger loss of appetite or weight loss? I haven't had much of an appetite the last few days. Thank you kindly.

Kidney Stones: Blocking of the ureter by a stone, even temporarily, causes colic. This brings on pain in most, but, can also produce nausea and vomiting. If you do not have a full effect of vomiting from the stone, you may experience it's symptoms as a loss of appetite with some subsequent weight loss. Be sure to drink plenty of fluids to help it pass. Some sugar in your drink may help with weight loss. ...Read more

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Kidney stones symptoms besides pain?

Kidney stones symptoms besides pain?

Kidney stones: Pain is the hallmark of kidney stones nausea and vomitting can also occur. ...Read more

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35 year old husband has 7mm kidney stone found on ultrasound by accident. He keeps getting these tiny stones. He has no symptoms. Is this serious?

35 year old husband has 7mm kidney stone found on ultrasound by accident. He keeps getting these tiny stones. He has no symptoms. Is this serious?

Urology evaluation: Lot of hydration (8-10 8 oz. glasses of water daily) plus acidify your urine with citric acid (fresh fruit juices-OJ, lemon, lime. Pineapple etc.) the citric acid will bind calcium crystals and 90% of all stones are made of calcium. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a kidney stone to be stuck in the lower portion of the ureter without inflicting any pain? Mine appears stuck (xray), w/ no symptoms?

Yes: Eagle it is possible if the stone is not obstructing the flow of the urine. Some stones do not obstruct and therefore do not cause symptoms, but they can eventually become obstructive or partially obstructive so they are often treated if they do not pass on their own. ...Read more

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Had kidney stones a few years ago but had no symptoms. Only routine u/a detected it. Stones removed. How can I tell if I have problem again?

Had kidney stones a few years ago but had no symptoms. Only routine u/a detected it. Stones removed. How can I tell if I have problem again?

Ask urologist: You can get tested again. You will have to ask your urologist regarding the recommendation to test or observe and wait for a problem. ...Read more

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No kidney stones, trouble urinating bad right flank pain... HELP ME PLEASE..... Doc says prostatitis no symptoms. Will vibramycin (doxycycline) help me? WorthS. Eff

No kidney stones, trouble urinating bad right flank pain... HELP ME PLEASE..... Doc says prostatitis no symptoms. Will vibramycin (doxycycline) help me? WorthS. Eff

Difficulty: Starting urinary stream could be symptom of prostatitis. Right flank pain could be caused by other conditions, such as appendicitis. If you have an infection, vibramycin (doxycycline) might help. Flank pain is unusual with prostatitis. You need to speak with your doctor on how this pain should be treated. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of passing a kidney stone?

What are symptoms of passing a kidney stone?

Flank pain: Usually flank pain on one side, blood in the urine, and occasionally some nausea and difficulty peeing. People who have never had a kidney stone should get checked out by their doctor to make sure the diagnosis is correct. People who have these regularly usually recognize them and know what to do. Anyone with fevers, extreme pain, or symptoms that last longer than a day or two should see a doc. ...Read more

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Tell me symptoms of a kidney stone in women?

Tell me symptoms of a kidney stone in women?

Back pain: Severe usually one sioded bacl apin wioth blood in the urine (mostly by microscopic exam). ...Read more

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What are the early symptoms of a kidney stone?

Abdominal pain: One may experience vague abdominal discomfort which may progress to being more persistent. Kidney stones are evaluate with urine tests, ultrasound or ct scan. ...Read more

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What symptoms do you get for a kidney stone...

What symptoms do you get for a kidney stone...

Variable: A stone may be silent and symptomless, it may cause excruciation pain, a colic, bleeding in urine, infection in the kidney etc. See this site for more info.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/kidney-stones/basics/symptoms/con-20024829 ...Read more

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What symptoms are common in having a kidney stone?

See below: Kidney stones may not cause symptoms until they move around or into the ureters. Pain is typically on the side (flank) and radiate to the groin, comes in wave & fluctuates in intensity (so called renal colic), or painful urination. Fevers & chills may occur if there is infection. The urine may change in color (pink, red, brown), becomes cloudy or foul smelling. ...Read more

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Will the symptoms of kidney stone always give you pain?

Unfortunately not: Some times with only bloody urine, UTI symptoms, and once in a while with fevers and sepsis in the er. ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of having kidney stone problems?

What are some symptoms of having kidney stone problems?

Varies: Kidneys stones usually don't hurt unless they move around or go down into the ureters. When they obstruct the ureters, pain can comes and goes, usually in the flank & fluctuates in intensity. Pain may worsen with urination. Fevers & chills may occur with infection. Nausea and vomitting may happen. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a kidney stone? Where would you feel the pain? What type if pain is it?

Several things: There is no one definitive symptom, but things like back pain pr "flank" pain, dysuria (painful urination), hematuria (bleeding in your urine), urgency (feeling the need to urinate), frequency (urinating often), fever possibly if the stone is causing an infection. Sometimes pain may be referred to the abdominal area. Get a good exam with testing if you think you have kidney stones. Good luck. ...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


Asymptomatic (Definition)

This is when a given condition is present but it’s not ...Read more