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The link between water and kidney function is vital. Too much or too little can be a problem. Kidneys help to regulate water volume in the body.
I have had an indwelling stent since the year 1992. I get my stent changed every three (3) to four (4) months. I encountered my stent when I had my colon
I have had my stent in for over a week and want to scream, as the pain and bleeding is getting on my last nerve. In two (2) days time I will go for a lithotripsy
I'm a relatively healthy 18 year old male who had suffered from a 4mm kidney stone. The pain I endured was horrible. For two weeks I could hardly sleep
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