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Was told I have kidney stone in kidney. What size can pass through penis?

Stones. 3 mm or less have greater than 75% chance of passage, above 5 mm drops below 50%....Penis isn't the problem usually, problem is getting to bladder from kidney...Pain from blocked kidney. Read more...
Moderate. Basically anything that can get down the ureter into the bladder, can easily pass through the penis tubes (urethra). If your stones are in the kidney, they may be in the pelvis of the kidney and can be quite large. A piece of this could break off and cause the famous, painfull kidney stone passage through the ureters. You should be evaluated by a urologist for kidney stones before this happens. Read more...

Trying to pass a 1mm kidney stone & drinking water as instructed. Feel the urge to urinate, but can't. Feel discomfort in penis area. Is this normal?

Yes. . If you are passing such a little stone.. all symptoms you describing are common. You can even see little blood in urine as a result of " scratch" injury if urethra on stone passage. . If you not able to pass stone/ symptoms lasting.. check with your MD in next 2 days. . Read more...

Should you bleed while passing a kidney stone?

Kidney stone bleed. It is very common to have blood in the urine when a kidney stone is present. This is usually an indication the stone is moving. It is important though to realize even though you know you have a kidney stone, blood in the urine can occur for other reasons and further evaluation may be necessary. Read more...

Wil you still bleed after passing a kidney stone?

No. You should not continue to have bleeding in the urine after passing a kidney stone. It may take a short time for irritation to subside, however, if gross or microscopic bleeding continues (>3 red blood cells per high power microscope field) then you will need further workup to check cause of bleeding.Urine. Read more...