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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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I have a 4 mm kidney stone for about 4 weeks now having a lot of pain in my vagina area. What could that mean?

I have a 4 mm kidney stone for about 4 weeks now having a lot of pain in my vagina area. What could that mean?

You could be trying: To pass the stone, call your urologist and he or she can get a gyn consult if necessary. ...Read more

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Could a kidney stone have passed and redeposited itself in my vagina my husband said he feels something small like sharp glass during intercoursel?

Could a kidney stone have passed and redeposited itself in my vagina my husband said he feels something small like sharp glass during intercoursel?

Unlikely: It is very unlikely for the urinary stone to get into your vagina let alone sit there. You may wish to see your gynecologist for an examination to ascertain the cause of your husbands feeling.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Does passing a kidney stone make your vagina burn?

Does passing a kidney stone make your vagina burn?

Can do: Terminal ureter is very close to upper vagina. Obstructing ureteral stone lying right next to vagina can certainly cause severe vaginal pain which will be relieved once stone has either passed or been removed. ...Read more

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Having sharp pain inside vagina comes and goes when I sit certain ways or walk not sure if it is a uti, kidney stone, something else?

Having sharp pain inside vagina comes and goes when I sit certain ways or walk not sure if it is a uti, kidney stone, something else?

Infection or foreign: Your complaints suggested to be maybe (1) infection, (2) foreign body if you use tampon for periods (3) others as you related etc. Truma, back problem or wrong positioning. Anyway you need a complete gyn checkup asap. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a kidney stone 2mm by 3mm. It's been a week an half since ER visit. Still nothin. Now I have pressure/pain on my upper vagina. Should I go to ER?

I have a kidney stone 2mm by 3mm. It's been a week an half since ER visit. Still nothin. Now I have pressure/pain on my upper vagina. Should I go to ER?

More info: Why did you go to ER? Where was your pain? 2 or 3 mm stone usually passes spontaneously. What test did they do in ER to diagnose 2 to 3 mm stone? You may follow up with your personal doctor. Cheaper than ER. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does your vagina hurt with kidney stones?

Does your vagina hurt with kidney stones?

Can occur: Pain from obstruction in the lower ureter may seem to be coming from the labia (vaginal folds). ...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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Is sharp pain in front of vagina related to kidney stones?

Is sharp pain in front of vagina related to kidney stones?

Can be: Terminal ureter is very close to upper vagina. Obstructing ureteral stone lying right next to vagina can certainly cause severe vaginal pain which will be relieved once stone has either passed or been removed. ...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

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Had a stent put in due to kidney stone, 4 weeks later vaginal pain, also itchy, what to do? 4 weeks till stent is due to be removed.

Various things: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, but
certainly regardless of stent, vaginal yeast infection can cause pain/itch and over the counter cremes mostly effective. And stress/antibiotics trigger them.

fever/chills/sweats would indicate an emergency condition (infection). ...Read more

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I have a tiny kidney stone. I am experiencing a sharp, moderate pain in the pelvis and pain with urination. Could the kidney stone be causing this?

Yes: Hello, You don't say what "tiny" measures, but a small kidney stone may have passed down the ureter and giving you pelvic pain and pain on urination if it is stuck at the uretero-vesical junction (ureter-bladder connection point).A plain Xray will help. Make sure you strain your urine and follow your doctor's advice. Hope this helps and get well soon. ...Read more

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My mom had a kidney stone surgery before 10 days. After surgery the stone didn't broke. Stone went to pelvis. Now bit fever. Now ESR rate goes to 43.why?

My mom had a kidney stone surgery before 10 days. After surgery the stone didn't broke. Stone went to pelvis. Now bit fever. Now ESR rate goes to 43.why?

Here are some…: Running fever after all stone-related procedures warrants an urgent evaluation and counseling to make sure of no ureteral obstruction, which requires a timely relief with procedure. So, go to see Dr. As soon as possible. Best wish… ...Read more

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Does it hurt to pee when you have a kidney stone?

Does it hurt to pee when you have a kidney stone?

It can: Particularly if you are actively passing a stone or in the rather unlikely scenario of having, additionally, kidney or bladder infection. ...Read more

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Should it still hurt to pee after the passing of a kidney stone?

Personally different: Stone-related symptoms should subside, fade, & disappear soon but with a widely variable pace depending how long, where, how the offending stone is passed. Most disappear almost instantly but few may linger over 2-5 days; so, it is ok as long as slowly but surely getting better day by day. If longer than usually expected, seek reevaluation for a true stone passage or something else still going on. ...Read more

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I'm a female and 16. I have a 2 mm kidney stone. I'm scared to pee though. Will it hurt coming out?

I'm a female and 16. I have a 2 mm kidney stone. I'm scared to pee though. Will it hurt coming out?

Kidney stone: Yes, it will probably hurt when it passes but at 2mm it can be passed. Don't put it off, just drink plenty of water and it will pass. ...Read more

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I have a 2mm kidney stone this is the first one I have ever had in my life. Will it hurt when I pass it through my pee?

I have a 2mm kidney stone this is the first one I have ever had in my life. Will it hurt when I pass it through my pee?

Here are some...: In general, some 75-85% of stone < 4 mm will spontaneously pass through ureter to bladder with expected price of pain and suffering yet worthwhile in 2 wks; but it's not an absolute yes or no. Occasionally, a 5-7 mm may still pass and a 2-3 mm may cause a lot of problems requiring intervention. So, work closely with Doc so to individualize the care timely to earn the merits of medical care. ...Read more

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I have a kidney stone that has not "dropped" but my kidney is very swollen and tender and it hurts all the time, what do I do?

I have a kidney stone that has not "dropped" but my kidney is very swollen and tender and it hurts all the time, what do I do?

You may have an: Impacted stone or one too large to pass into the bladder (generally 5 or more millimeters). The danger of this is shunting of blood to the functioning kidney and irreverible damage to the obstructed one. You should be seen by your doctor or a urologist soon. ...Read more

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2 weeks ago I passed a kidney stone and now I am getting sharp pains just at the bottom of my sternum and it hurts to touch. Is this kidney related?

Not kidney related: Kidney pain, especially stone related, radiates to the sides/back, and down towards the groin. It does not radiate to the midline sternum area (and it does not produce tactile pain). You are describing a medical problem that is not related to your kidney stone history. I am not sure what the reason is for your new condition but please seek attention from your general physician for a physical exam. ...Read more

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One er visit said 5mm other er visit said 8mm kidney stone in lower kidney. Can a stone still hurt while in kidney? Was told it should not be hurting

One er visit said 5mm other er visit said 8mm kidney stone in lower kidney. Can a stone still hurt while in kidney? Was told it should not be hurting

Small stones: Most small stones don't cause symptoms while embedded in the kidney. What was the imaging method used to detect the stones? CT scans are sensitive to pick up all stones US may miss some and X-rays can miss many. Often a passed stone can cause pain but not be visible. The 3 mm size diff is small. ...Read more

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**2ND OPINION* went 2 ER kidney stone R Kidney. He said they don't hurt if inside the kidney&when they hit the ureter/bladder, can they hurt n kidney?

Yes: Stone in kidney doesn't cause pain most of the time: stone in renal pelvis and upper ureter cause flank pain while stone in lower ureter and bladder cause lower abdomen pain; spasm of ureter is responsible for colicky pain ...Read more

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Does it hurt to pass a kidney stone?

Does it hurt to pass a kidney stone?

Yes: Common symptoms - excruciating pain when passing a stone. Usually urine has blood in it. Rarely stone passes without any pain if they are very small ...Read more

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Does a kidney stone always hurt once it gets to the bladder?

Does a kidney stone always hurt once it gets to the bladder?

No.: A kidney stone in the bladder should not hurt. If it gets stuck coming out of the bladder it may cause pain. ...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