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Pain in left side of kidney - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   last yaer i had surgery for Kidney stone problem.(Lithotripis)
Doctor :   Ok
User :   sometimes i have pain..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Where is the pain? On which side?
User :   Do i have chance to get stones again?
User :   Left side & sometimes urinating.
Doctor :   Yes, as you have a history of stone formation, there is a chance for a recurrence.
User :   oh ok..
Doctor :   I suggest that you get a repeat Ultrasound KUB done.
User :   How can i prevent it...
User :   ok
Doctor :   You should also drink plenty of oral fluids as that will wash away the stone.
Doctor :   To an extent.
User :   ok...
Doctor :   You should take citrus juices more.
Doctor :   Restrict soya, sweet potato and cabbage.
User :   Thanks for ur advice doctor..
Doctor :   Anything else?
User :   I often get irritation there..
User :   is this normal..
Doctor :   Where is the irritation?
User :   when urination.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That can be corrected with plenty of fluid intake.

Doctor :   If there is any frank burning sensation
Doctor :   then get a Complete Urine Examination
Doctor :   done
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