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Having kidney stone, often sensation on upper back. Reason? How to cure it? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 14-Mar-2013
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Doctor:please proceed with your query.
User:I have sensation on my upper left back.
User:which I feel offenly
Doctor:since when have you been facing this issue
Doctor:and what type of sensation is it?
User:From past 20 days. I also have 8mm nonobstructive stone in my left kidney. Are they interrelated? sensation is like, I feel something on my back . it also pain some time while streatch.
User:I m 27 year old man with 177 cm height nad 69 KG weight.
Doctor:Can you be a little more specific regarding the location of the pain?, like is it in the center of the back
Doctor:or is it below the shoulder blade?
Doctor:which side is it one-left or right
User:left side and it is in middle of my back
Doctor:do you get a pain in that side just below the ribs on the side?
Doctor:middle of the back meaning, in between the shoulder blades?
User:. yes vertically middle of my back and left side of my back
Doctor:By your description I do not feel that your symptoms can be attributed to a non obstructing kidney stone alone
User:What is the reason and cure for it?
Doctor:A kidney stone typically occurs in the sides, just below the ribs
Doctor:and it radiates to the groin region
Doctor:To be able to make any comments on the cause for your symptoms, I would have to examine you personally
User:how it is possible?
Doctor:since that is not possible, I suggest you visit your local dermatologist for a thorough examination
User:ok thanks
Doctor:Your doctor will examine you and see what it is
Doctor:and then he might ask you to undergo some basic investigations like complete blood counts, etc.
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