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How can a doctor tell whether urinary urgency/slight incontinence, is from kidney stones or weak pelvic muscles versus my cervical spine issues?

Here are some ... The combination of professional education, training, and practice enables Doc to discern what a clinical condition may and decide what studies may be required to confirm Dx and propose Rx/care. Are Doc right all the time? No, but right most of times. To help Doc & self, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of Sx over time to Doc for analysis + exam + tests. Read more...

I was wondering what are the causes of gall bladder stones and kidney stones?

Not related. They are not really related metabolically or anatomically. Gall bladder stones occur in part of the gastrointestinal tract and often contain high concentrations of bile and cholesterol. Kidney stones occur in the urinary tract and often contain calcium and minerals excreted by the kidney. Read more...

Can passing a kidney stone cause bladder spasms afterwards?

Yes. It can occasionally but if it continues consider seeing a doctor to make sure there is not an infection. Read more...

Trble urinating. Get feeling of bladder fullness, & wen I go it trickles out slow & takes long time to empty. Causes for this? Child birth? Kidney stones?

Many possibilities. For a lady of 21, possibilities include urinary tract infection that feels like retention but the frequency & slow trickle are due to irritation when the bladder is actually empty. Of course recent childbirth could cause this due to local trauma caused by birthing procedure. Stones of bladder, not kidney, are possible though less likely.Meds used to decrease urine frequency&decongestants can do it. Read more...

Can you have benign microscopic hematuria that isn't caused by bladder cancer, kidney stones, kidney disease etc?

Here are some ... More than 100 reasons can be listed for microhematuria, i.e., >3 RBCs / HPF, and the odd from urinary malignancy is low at around 3 % in thorough work-up with imaging studies and cystoscopy, etc. Although Doc could not specifically give definite DX for all occasions, a proper attention to ?UTI, ?obstruction, ?stones, ?tumors, and ?kidney inflammation of a wide range of causes should well cover... Read more...