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What are signs and symptoms of kidney stones?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Belly pain

Kidney stones can hurt like heck.
You may feel very severe crampy pain [some folks say it's as strong as childbirth pain!]. You may see blood in your pee.

In brief: Belly pain

Kidney stones can hurt like heck.
You may feel very severe crampy pain [some folks say it's as strong as childbirth pain!]. You may see blood in your pee.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
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3 doctors agree

In brief: Pain & blood in urin

Kidney stones can cause back, flank, & abdominal pain, usually tracking along the course of the ureter. They also cause blood in the urine, and nausea and vomiting.

In brief: Pain & blood in urin

Kidney stones can cause back, flank, & abdominal pain, usually tracking along the course of the ureter. They also cause blood in the urine, and nausea and vomiting.
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
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Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: See urologist

When the stones get into ureter, can cause severe flank pain until passed .
Blood in urine common. Can get kidney infection from poor drainage of bacteria through urine. Can also get kidney failure. Found by ct or xray. Treatment can be eswl to break them up, medications to dissolve, ureter stents to drain, drainage tubes through skin into kidney, surgical removal of kidney, and antibiotics, .

In brief: See urologist

When the stones get into ureter, can cause severe flank pain until passed .
Blood in urine common. Can get kidney infection from poor drainage of bacteria through urine. Can also get kidney failure. Found by ct or xray. Treatment can be eswl to break them up, medications to dissolve, ureter stents to drain, drainage tubes through skin into kidney, surgical removal of kidney, and antibiotics, .
Dr. Matt Malkin
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