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I have a 3-4mm kidney stone that showed up on ct, would I feel it if it passes?
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In brief: Usually
Passing kidney stones is usually painful.
However, in patients who have passed a lot of previous stones, the chances of passing may become easier and with less pain. Although there may be less pain, one would usually still know they are passing the stone.

In brief: Usually
Passing kidney stones is usually painful.
However, in patients who have passed a lot of previous stones, the chances of passing may become easier and with less pain. Although there may be less pain, one would usually still know they are passing the stone.
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Dr. Phillip Porch
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In brief: Yes
Stones normally produce very significant pain when they are passing.

In brief: Yes
Stones normally produce very significant pain when they are passing.
Dr. Phillip Porch
Dr. Phillip Porch
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