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Do all kidney stones show up on kub kidney xray?

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Dr. Ryan Polselli
Radiology
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In brief: No

No, many will not.
Ct with kidney stone protocol is much more sensitive. Rarely, certain stones are not seen even with a ct.

In brief: No

No, many will not.
Ct with kidney stone protocol is much more sensitive. Rarely, certain stones are not seen even with a ct.
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