kidney stone

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kidney stone

[′kid·nē ‚stōn]
(mineralogy)
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He explained that leading international urology and nephrolith surgeons from the US, including Prof Arthur Smith, a renowned US-based nephrolith surgeon, Prof Tracseur (France), Prof De La Rosette (Holland), Prof Mahesh Dessayeh (India) and Prof Jihad Tawook (US) are participating in the conference.
Most calcium oxalate uroliths are nephroliths (found in the kidney), and most of the affected patients are small-breed males.
84,93) Patients present with abdominal masses, flank pain, and hematuria, but also can develop outflow obstruction with consequent pyelonephritis, or they may be misdiagnosed with renal cysts or nephroliths.