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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Why place stents prior to lithotripsy

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Dr.   Rudina Balliu MD

why do they want to put a stent in my kidney ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rudina Balliu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. G.Srinivasan MD

for stent pain? He had stent placed 9/5/12 and didnt seem to have any pain till yesterday when he said he ...A friend of mine had XXXXXXX light prostate surgery and ended up with stent due to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. G.Srinivasan ( Urologist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

2 weeks ago I had emergency surgery for a 7.7 size kidney stone. Lithotripsy was performed and stents were placed. The urologist wants stents to stay in for 3 weeks, I go back in for removal the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr. Mayank Bhargava MD

I am taking 2.5 Ramapril, 2.5 Bisoprolol , 10 Prasagrel. I had a STEMI July 12, got emerg stent ... meds? It seems to get worse prior to taking daily dosage. I can internally sense beart beat all over ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mayank Bhargava ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

underwent RIRS + URS 10 days back where stone was removed and a stent was inserted in my Left Kideny.Doctor mentioned that stent was added because he saw quite a bit of inflammation at point of obstruction.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.      Bhanu Partap MD

About a month ago I had an urgent procedure to place a stent in my left main artery (before ... feel like this is worse than prior to the procedure. Whats causing this - why is this normal? Also... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Had 2 stents put in place about 7 weeks ago still have chest pain on right side of chest follow up ... for this prior to stents did not have chest pain before stents ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Vivek Chail MD

I had lithotripsy a month ago and had a ureter stent placed on the left side. I have a lot of back ..., but not a significant amount. I have not felt well since it was placed. I am scheduled for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

was excellant had a stent put in place were the block was left artiel or something like that forgive my ignorance, however I was told the the stent was made of platinum special surgical steel sorry... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

I only have one kidney, the right one, and on 8/25/14 7am had a double J stent put into my kidney to help a 12mm x 9mm kidney stone exit without problems. At noon same day had a lithotripsy done ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi. I would like to know why was the stent pit in. What are your reports of liver function test before after the stent has come out. In a normal course there is no relation between removal of the...

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

palliative stenting