kidney stone


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kidney stone

[′kid·nē ‚stōn]
(mineralogy)
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kidney diseases reaching the hospital have kidney stones.
RAWALPINDI -- The latest technique of removing kidney stones with the help of Lithotripters has been successfully used in Benazir Bhutto General Hospital (BBH).
Kidney stones have historically afflicted mostly men under the age of 60.
The researchers, from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing, planned the study after several of their patients returned from the theme park announcing they had passed a kidney stone.
Calcium from bone may also play a role in kidney stone formation.
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A kidney stone can be clearly detected through a CT scan.
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Kidney stones usually start off as fine gravel and take years to reach a size that causes problems.
ESWL uses shock waves to break a kidney stone into small pieces.