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Kidney Stone size
Jun 21, 2007
... My kidney stone was 2CM, it was a Big stone. Couldn't pass it, and litho didn't break it up so I had the laser surgery. Good Luck! I get my stent removed the 27th, I am happy about that. ... (11 replies)
... Hi I hope my experience answers your question. In Dec I had a bad kidney infection and after much suffering and antibiotics it was finally discovered I had a 9 mm stone blockage and as a result an enlarged kidney. ... (1 replies)
... m looking to hear from someone who has had a kidney stone attack WITH blockage and subsequent emergency surgery with stent AND also elected to have a stone removed via ureteroscopy and laser. ... (1 replies)

... Sadly, my story is a long one. ... (0 replies)
... At the beginning of June I was diagnosed by ultrasound with a 2cm kidney stone. Since I was 22 weeks pregnant at the time, the urologist decided to simply treat it with pain medication rather than any other procedure. ... (1 replies)
... I actually had this surgery on July 3rd and found it easier than lithotripsy. ... (38 replies)
... Well I just found out that I have to have surgery on Sept 10th. It is the surgery where they go through your private and "shoot" it with a laser. ... (38 replies)
... I hope all is well. I would definitely check into getting the lithotripsy or basket procedure or laser surgery before getting the Invasive surgery. That I believe is a last resort, so my urologist told me. My stone was Huge and was rid of by ureteroscopy laser surgery. ... (38 replies)
... Hi Laneraft. This was my first kidney stone as well, and I was scared of my procedures. My stone was very large 2CM, which is I believe about an inch big, like a rock they tell me. Anyway, they put me under and did the Lithotripsy, well it did not work. ... (38 replies)
... I started getting kidney stones in my 20's but when I felt one coming on, I'd usually drink a ton of water, take a pain killer and wait for it to pass. ... (5 replies)
... Most likely with a 5mm stone, it will not pass, I had a 6mm stone blasted a couple of weeks ago, my urologist told me that anything over 4mm will not pass and if it does you will end up in the hospital with the thing stuck in your ureter. ... (4 replies)
... My urologist has said that I need surgery to remove my 5 week old 5mm kidney stone. I got a second opinion today from another urologist and he concurred. ... (1 replies)
... Hey to all my fellow kidney stone sufferers. I am a long time kidney stone former and since December of this year am having my latest battle at just 22. ... (2 replies)
... Hello all, this is my first time here. I'm wondering if anyone else has had a similar situation. ... (1 replies)
... I had kidney stone surgery to break up a 9 mm stone. They went thru my bladder and hit the stone with a laser. There was a narrowing in the ureter. The doctor was gone when I woke up, so I was sent home with instructions to see the doctor in one week. ... (0 replies)
... I have kidney stones. Just had laser surgery yesterday to remove a 12 mm stone blocking my left ureter near kidney. Been on antibiotics for 6 weeks. Had to postpone surgery over this time due to infection. I was on 3 different antibiotics. ... (1 replies)
Kidney Stent
Dec 3, 2013
... Teacher53, I feel your pain. Just has laser surgery yesterday to remove a 12 mm kidney stone and put in my second stent. I know stents are beneficial but they hurt so much. ... (3 replies)
... I feel your pain. I have been struggling with kidney stones for several years now and in the past was able to pass them without any problems. ... (5 replies)
... In Jan 2008, I had been diagnosed with a couple of kidney stones. I was having severe abdominal pain, nausea, etc. I went in for a lithotripsy procedure in Feb 08. That didn't work. I didn't pass any stones. ... (1 replies)
... es are under 4mm, like mine were, you don't need a stent put in you anyways. If they are small enough to pass through, it's not needed. I would not just not have laser surgery from being afraid of complications, if you have a stone, and it's blocking your kidneys, they could fail. That is even more dangerous! ... (5 replies)


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