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Can I have a kidney stone removed when i'm on my period?

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In brief: Yes

There are no contraindications to having lithotripsy surgery to remove a kidney stone when you are on your period.

In brief: Yes

There are no contraindications to having lithotripsy surgery to remove a kidney stone when you are on your period.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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Dr. Darren Mack
Urology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes.

There are no direct contraindications to having a stone removed while menstruating.

In brief: Yes.

There are no direct contraindications to having a stone removed while menstruating.
Dr. Darren Mack
Dr. Darren Mack
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Dr. James Krick
Urology

In brief: Yes

Cystoscopy and ureteroscopic stone extraction are in no way hindered by menstruation.

In brief: Yes

Cystoscopy and ureteroscopic stone extraction are in no way hindered by menstruation.
Dr. James Krick
Dr. James Krick
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