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Have kidney stones embedded in both kidney, developed cysts on kidneys. Suggestion?

i have kidney stones embedded up high in both kidneys.i also have stones in lower region of left kidney. kub every six months.dr says just watch and wait. i also have cycsts on both kidneys. is this normal procedure with these type stones? just had kub yesterday and dr said flakes in left kidney. i am so worried dr says not to worry. can you give me your input? thanks,melissa
Asked On : Sun, 17 Feb 2013
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Doctors usually do not intervene unless the stones are obstructing the urinary tract or are large in size or are causing recurrent urine infections.
Also if the stones are within the cysts then also intervened only in the presence of above mentioned complications
Answered: Fri, 26 Jul 2013
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