I keep geting kidney stones & kidney infections no matter what I do & even with medicines... why? Whats the problem? ....

Urinary stones. Very often the organisms will reside within the stones, which may be very difficult to eliminate entirely, and as soon as you are off meds they reinfect you. You may need to discuss with a urologist and and infectious diseases expert and work this difficult issue out. Bad problem and hope it gets resolved.

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Is there a noticeable difference of the pain you have between having kidney stones vs some other type of kidney infection or problem?

As. Kidney stones attempt to pass through a narrow pass way, is quite painful. The infection will give you pain and usually presents with bad blood infection.(not to be confused with bladder infection). Read more...

I keep getting kidney infections no matter what I do or meds I take, keep getting blood clots, abnormal smears except 1. kidney stones. Y? preventable?

See remark. Very complicated question,please be more specific.Do you have stone dis.? blood clots,abnormal smears?? Has any urologist seen you? Have you had cat scan or investigation by looking inside your bladder? Please be specific & contact us.You are young we need to take care of you. Read more...

Are the symptoms the same for kidney stones as they are for kidney infections?

Some. Kidney infections would present with fever, pain on urination. Kidney stones would present with significant pain, blood in the urine (visible or present on urinalysis). Read more...

How do you tell the difference between kidney stones and a kidney infection?

Different pain. Stones trying to pass in the ureter produce an intense pain that hits in waves. Though they may cause nausea and vomiting, they usually do not produce fever. The urinalysis may show blood but not full-field bacteria. A kidney infection, which may be caused by an obstruction stone, is marked with fever, pain, and a urine that is full of white blood cells and bacteria. Read more...