Kidneystones – an overviewby
from the blood. stones. This is an increasingly common condition and this article outlines what kidneystones are and how they can be prevented.
Kidneystones, one of the most painful of the urologic disorders, have beset...
The treatment of kidneystonesby
Although some stones in the uretersTwo tubes that carry urine from the kidneys to the bladder, where it is stored..., below the ribcage. The main role of the kidneys is to filter out waste products from the blood. stones...
I suppose?!?! While the holes would decrease the risk of blocking the flow of urine and thus leading to hydronephrosis, the stone itself would most likely still be associated with spasms of pain...
What are KidneyStones?by
here which is lodged in the ureter which accounts for the typical feeling of kidneystone pain or renal cholic.... But as the stones move about the kidney and in particular when they descend down the ureter, as I illustrated...
Which KidneyStone Do You Have?by
: This is rather large stone called a staghorn stone. This is a stone that formed in the area of the kidney called... to obstruction, which can lead to pain, fever and infection. The stones may also lead to kidney damage...
a little more information about kidneystones here.
Calcium and phosphorous must be in a certain balance... starts precipitating out of the body fluids. If it precipitates into your kidneys, it forms kidneystones...
Ode To A KidneyStone – Part 2by
Cystine is one of the building blocks that make up muscles, nerves, and other parts...)
The most common kidneystone type contains calcium in combination with either oxalate or phosphate...
Ode To A KidneyStone – Part 1by
doctor of nutrition and marathon runner, fall victim to an excruciating kidneystone?
I just got over an excruciating kidneystone attack.
It was just a few weeks after I completed running the New York City...