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Does drinking excess whole milk cause kidney stones?

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Dr. Vaddadi Suresh

Internal Medicine Specialist

Practicing since :2003

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Posted on Wed, 20 Aug 2014 in General Health
Question: Does drinking to much whole milk cause kidney stones?
Answered by Dr. Vaddadi Suresh 11 minutes later
Brief Answer:
posssible in some..

Detailed Answer:
It is possible that drinking of excess milk can cause calcium related stones in those who have the tendency to form stones. This wont happen in all people.
If you are a known case of calcium stones in kidneys, then it is better to avoid excess milk.
Hope this is clear.
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