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I m suffering nocturnal urination all the time. I urinate for every 15mints before sleep. Is this due to my kidney stone or something else?

Check with your doc. This may be from too much fluid. Most importantly, once you sleep you wake up to urinate? If so see your doc asap, this may be serious, such as high sugar. If you sleep through without urination you have probably something not serious. Stones cause pain and usually not urination. Hopefully your doc will find everything normal. Good luck. Read more...

Every morning I feel dizzy and sometimes having difficulty in sleeping. Is it also the effect of kidney stone?

Probably not. Kidney stones can be very painful if small and attempting to pass from kidney into ureter heading down to urinary bladder. They dont make someone dizzy. They can keep someone from sleeping due to the pain. The pain can cause patient to double over and can be felt in the flank/back all the way down to the groin if the stone attempts to move down the urinary tract system. Read more...

Daughter, 25, just had a procedure yesterday to burst a kidney stone. They put her to sleep went up in. Today left elbow swollen & hot no pain?

Let me explain. If she have no problems in the elbow before most likely some pressure from positioning during the procedure she have most likely will subside. The second reason she could have problems in the elbow and know she recurrence of it. Did she have gout?. If so should be treat it. Read more...

Docs, could a large kidney stone sitting in bottom of kidneys cause any problems if left there?

Yes, it can be, but. Yes, a large may stay there quietly but surely will grow bigger. While it would be probably of no harm to watch it closely for 1-2 yrs, the risk of adding surrounding tissue damage from its increasing size and potentially possible infection will increase; so, for someone at 36, it is too long to watch, so i would recommend to get it out in time and practice stone prevention, and practice... Read more...

I have a kidney stone, my company wants me to travel for 4 hours a day, will it cause any problem?

Kidney stone. Before you make any decision you MUST contact your doctor regarding your stone. May or may not work out - my sense is that the stone won't cause any concern. I sure hope the boss has some common sense. Please let me know how things go. Read more...

Just got diagnosed with kidney stones was just wondering what would be the best posture to sleep and be comfortable while I sleep..

Various. There is no "best" position. It will vary depending upon the location of the stone and your body's response to these positions from a comfort standpoint. I assume you are on an alpha stimulating agent like Hytrin (terazosin) as well as whatever pain relief you need. and plenty of fluid intake. Read more...

I have multiple kidney stones, I am o n ly able to sleep a couple hours at a time. I wake up in cold sweats is this normal.?

See your physician. Unfortunately, renal colic from kidney stones can cause pain, nausea, cold sweats, vomiting and urinary discomfort. It is very important, however, to make sure you don't have a urinary tract infection with obstruction by a stone. Such an infection could progress rapidly and even lead to kidney damage. See your physician for an exam and some urine testing. Good luck to you. Read more...