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Is kidney failure a common complication of kidney stones ?

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In brief: Kidney disease

Most kidney disease/kidney failure comes from longstanding, poorly controlled high blood pressure and/or diabetes.
Nowaadays, it is rare for kidney stones by themselves to cause kidney failure unless they are left in a blocking location for a long period of time.

In brief: Kidney disease

Most kidney disease/kidney failure comes from longstanding, poorly controlled high blood pressure and/or diabetes.
Nowaadays, it is rare for kidney stones by themselves to cause kidney failure unless they are left in a blocking location for a long period of time.
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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In brief: If not

Treated appropriately, kidney stones can damage your kidneys severely.

In brief: If not

Treated appropriately, kidney stones can damage your kidneys severely.
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