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Renal stone 0.5mm, right side - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   D.r. XXXXXXXX here
User :   XXXXXXXX here
User :   i m having a stone in my right kidney
User :   size 0.5 mm
User :   i m taking medicine since last 3 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   but thr is no sufficient result
User :   can u suggest something
Doctor :   sure , may i know your age
User :   29 yrs
Doctor :   may i know what were your symptoms?
User :   one day i had a severe pain in my abdomen
User :   and i vomited once
Doctor :   ok
User :   so went to see a doctor
User :   scanning showed stone
Doctor :   ok
User :   it was in dec
User :   again i went for scanning in march
User :   n thr was no improvement
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what symptoms do you have now?
Doctor :   and can you tell me what medicines as well?
User :   no symptoms as such
User :   i dont exactly remember the mdicines
User :   one was a syrup for stones
User :   one was meftal spas
Doctor :   ok , which doctor did you see?
User :   apollo clinic
Doctor :   i meant a surgeon , urologist?
User :   i believe he was a physician
User :   i asked him whether i should go for an specialist
User :   then he said its not required
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   when was the last scan done ?
User :   i have stoped allopathic medicine since last 2-3 weeks and taking homeopathic
User :   last scan was in march 1st week
Doctor :   ok , what did the scan say?
User :   same
User :   0.5 mm
Doctor :   there is only one stone of this size or many?
User :   bt this time i went for scanning at a different place
User :   one
Doctor :   ok , was the stone same size earlier also?
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok , right now any symptoms of pain , urinating problems , burning urination, back pain ?
User :   it may be possible that thr was one more stone which could have come out when it pained at 1st
User :   pain is very very less
User :   almost nil
Doctor :   ok
User :   no urination pblm
Doctor :   let me summarize it to you
Doctor :   the size of the stone which you have is very smal
User :   bt sometimes slight burning is thr while urinating
User :   k
Doctor :   geenrally we expect such small stones to pass off spontaneously
User :   k
Doctor :   studies reveal that nearly 80% of such stones will come out when urinating someday
User :   shall i continue with medice
Doctor :   since you do not have any symptoms presently and the stone size is v small , i would suggest you to wait
User :   medicine
User :   k
Doctor :   i do not know what medicines your on .
Doctor :   meftal spas is just for relieving pain
User :   the other doctor told me thr is no need of medicine
Doctor :   yes , there is no need for medicine
Doctor :   i want to tell you to follw this
User :   he said just have lots of liquid
User :   k
Doctor :   1. drink lots and lots of water daily
User :   yeh...i m really doing that
Doctor :   2. good physical activity daily , as in walking , exercise ,etc
User :   k
Doctor :   3. stop smoking if you do.
User :   my job includes physical activity
User :   will concentrate on exercise
Doctor :   4. when you feel burning urination or chills , fever, report to doctor and get a urine examination done
User :   i neither smoke nor drink'
Doctor :   the kidney stones only complicate if there is an urine infection
Doctor :   so , we must take all care to prevent urine infections
User :   wat does burning urination or chills mean
User :   k
Doctor :   and if it happens to get it treated immediately.
Doctor :   burning urination means a feeling of burning or discomfort when you pass urine , chillsare the cold vibes you get when you have fever , as in malaria , dengue , etc
User :   wen does it happen normally
Doctor :   burning urinations , chills, fever, vomitting , pain , may be indicating a urine infection as well
Doctor :   it happens when one has urine tract infection
User :   k
User :   is surgery required for its treatment
Doctor :   right now do not worry about it ,as even for urine infection the treatment will be lots of water to drink
User :   k
Doctor :   no , for the size of your stone , no surgery is needed
User :   k
Doctor :   it will not cause any harm
User :   Thanks a lot Dr. AAAAAAA for ur
User :   k
Doctor :   so do not worry if it is pushed out or not, just ignore the thought
Doctor :   only when you have symptoms , you need to see the doctor
Doctor :   i hope you followed my suggestions
User :   thanks for tips
Doctor :   pleasure here
User :   it was nice taking
User :   have a nice day
Doctor :   are there any more questions i could help you with ?
User :   not now
User :   thanks again
Doctor :   ok , thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   pleasure here
Doctor :   good day
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   Bye
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