Doctors for Nephrolithiasis in Club Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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Nephrolithiasis (kidney stones) is the presence of small mineral deposits in the kidneys. There can be several causes for this condition and these kidney stones can be found in any part of the urinary tract from kidneys to urinary bladder. There can be severe pain in the sides, back and below the ribs area. Fever and chills can be present in case of an infection.
HOW IS NEPHROLITHIASIS DIAGNOSED?
A Nephrologists/General Physician diagnoses Nephrolithiasis by conducting a blood test and urine test to monitor the condition of the kidneys. Also, the doctor may also conduct imaging tests such as CT scan.
HOW IS NEPHROLITHIASIS TREATED?
The treatment of Nephrolithiasis normally involves surgery to remove the stones from the kidney.
DID YOU KNOW?
The kidney stones don’t cause any permanent damage but passing out the stones through urine can be extremely painful.