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How complicated is kidney stone removal surgery?
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Dr. Terence Chapman
Urology - Oncology
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In brief: It depends
To make a generalization, it depends primarily on the size of the stone as well as the location.
Anatomic factors may also play a role. Most stone procedures are not complicated; some may be if stones are large and/or multiple, infection is present, etc.

In brief: It depends
To make a generalization, it depends primarily on the size of the stone as well as the location.
Anatomic factors may also play a role. Most stone procedures are not complicated; some may be if stones are large and/or multiple, infection is present, etc.
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