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Posted on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: I used to go for urination 4-5 times in night and 8 -9 times in day time. qty of urine passed is also low however pressure felt is high. Earlier I was having small stones in my kidney which passed through urine after taking medication. pls inform is it normal or need some further investigation.
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Answered by Dr. Matthew J. Mangat 20 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Drink plenty of fluids.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX and welcome to HCM.
As an Urologist, i can understand your concern.

It's normal for small stones to flush out after treatment.

But all the stones seen in your scan before treatment,should have flushed out.
So it's advisable,to have one more scan done,to confirm that all the stones are out.

Continue to drink about twelve to fifteen glasses fluids daily.
Avoid drinking milk and regular intake of dairy products,as they're calcium rich.
Wish you well.

Dr.Matthew J. Mangat.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Matthew J. Mangat 24 hours later
thanks for your answer. is frequent urination is due to stone only or there may be other reason as well.
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Answered by Dr. Matthew J. Mangat 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
repeat the scan for resolving the same doubts.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX

It's also for the same purpose, that's why the scan is advised.
You can clear all doubts in one investigation.

Wish you well.

Dr.Matthew J. Mangat.


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