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In November 2015 I had a cyst removed from my ovary. The cyst was huge and extended from my right ovary onto my left side. My ureteral tube was tangled
After suffering for a year with chronic pain, the doctor finally diagnosed a 12 mm stone stuck and slowly on the move in my urethra. I was urgently rushed
My niece is eight (8) years old and she had a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). This lead to the discovery of cancer in her belly attaching to the ovaries.
Following my hysterectomy I had terrible pain in my right kidney. Five (5) days after my surgery they did a cat scan with dye and I was rushed to another
My daughter, 39 years of age, had a stent placed in her ureter during a hysterectomy where the doctor found that one of her kidneys was not functioning
I was told I was type 2 diabetic. It affects several organs so I went to a Urologist to check my kidneys and bladder. I felt fine but the Urologist wanted
I had a stent inserted in January after my ureter was injured during a hysterectomy. I was told that I that the stent has to stay in for seventeen (17)
I have a relative who was told to remove their own stent a few days after a 1.5 cm kidney stone was lasered/blasted into pieces. Those pieces didn't break
I was rushed to A&E on New Year's Eve with severe pain and was diagnosed with a 0.6 mm stone in my left Ureter. I also had a temperature of 39.2 so I was
I have a Y junction ureter. I had a stone blasted with ESWL and a stent was placed through the Y junction to aid in passing the stone fragments. The stent