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  • 26 days ago

    How long can I wait to go to the doctor about a kidney stone?

    I don’t mind toughing it and and waiting for it to pass if that’s safe at this point. What worries me though is that I urinated out 2 chunks of something that wasn’t a kidney stone this morning. It looked like scar tissue and there was a teensy drop of blood on 1 of them. I’m a single 38 year old male who doesn’t smoke or drink, who rarely gets sick so I’ve never been to the doctor very much and have no insurance. And I can’t afford to be laid up in the hospital with a catheter insurance or not honestly....
  • 3 months ago

    Kidney stone surgery

    I was so afraid before my surgery (two large kidney stones, 13.9 mm each). Here is what to expect that might ease your mind- your prepped before surgery with an IV and the anesthesiologist gives you something to relax (I don’t remember anything until I woke up in recovery). Yes, a breathing tube is inserted during surgery but you won’t know it / you are on your stomach so that the surgeon can enter the kidney from your back so you may have some bruising from being moved during surgery / a second....
  • 3 months ago

    Problem passing kidney stone.

    Is it dangerous for a kidney stone to remain in the ureter, not moving? There is no pain at present, but the 6mm stone has not moved in more than 30 days. Are there health risks to just leave it alone and let it pass on it's on time?
  • 6 months ago

    Kidney stones for 3 months

    How long can kidney stones stay? It’s been 3 months (March 1 to June 9)?
  • 6 months ago

    Ureter stent causing pain

    I had a kidney stone taken out and a ureter stent put in. It's been 2 days and I am very uncomfortable and in pain from the stent. Will this go away soon? Im still peeing blood too and sometimes get little pieces of dried blood that come out.
  • 7 months ago

    Pain behind right ribcage.

    I had some harsh vomiting today ,but a few hours ago i started having terrible pain coming from beneath my right lower rib area..could that been my kidney?
  • 10 months ago

    KIDNEY BIOPSY HELP PLEASE

    So I'm a 22 yr old female. I'm scheduled to have an kidney biopsy Wednesday the 13th and they told me I am supposed to watch the bleeding in my urine afterwards and that it should go away within a day but I think my period will come on either Tuesday night or that morning, how do I know if the bleeding is from my kidneys or my period? Can I still have the biopsy done if it comes on beforehand?
  • 11 months ago

    grateful

    God is be really good to me in my life, before people said there is no cure for Herpes, but today many people have now believe that there is a cure FOR HERPES can be cured through Africans root and herbs, our great doctors have finally found the cure of Herpes, many have get cured with the help of a great spell caster known as Dr.usman he's the one of the great spell herbal doctor in Africa and he has the cure on this disease H.P.V/TYPE 4 TYPE 1 TYPE 8 AND TYPE 10. TYPE 913, human papilomavirus....
  • over 1 year ago

    Best Medication for Kidney Stones

    I have had frequent kidney stones over the past 4 years. With the first stone, the ER doctor prescribed percocet and Flomax, which seemed to work well. With subsequent kidney stones I visited my primary care physician and / or urologist for medication. It seems I was never prescribed the same thing twice. My question is, what is the best medication to take when passing a kidney stone? I have the following prescriptions at home from previous kidney stones or other procedures. Please let me know if....
  • over 1 year ago

    From gross Hematuria to cystoscope to wtf?

    Ok, so gross Hematuria.... only once. No pain, no problems. Went to doctors, sent me to urologist. Booked me in for cystoscopy under a general as I had hypospadias when I was younger...... anyway.Had ct scan.... never heard back from anyone about ct scan? (Assuming was clear!)On the morning of surgery (Wednesday) the surgeon said a lump on kidney was found on ct. they will see what the lump is via the camera...when I woke I was told, the tubes from kidney to bladder was too small and they have put....