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What is the treatment for kidney stones?

hi i have diagnosed with kidney stone recently. here is my ultra sound report Right Kidney is normal in size,measures 9.8X1.1cm,normal in shape and position.Corticomedullary differentiation is normal.No focal lesion.Shows a calculus in the lower pole measuring 9.1mm Left Kidney is normal in size,measures 10.2X0.9cm,normal in shape and position.Corticomedullary differentiation is normal.No focal lesion.Shows a calculus in the mid pole measuring 3.5mm though i am not getting pain .please suggest me what should i do.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014
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stones of size less then 10 mm can be expelled by certain medicines but stones of size more then 10 mm needs surgery/laser for removal
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