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Causes of kidney stones are
* urinary infections * intake of less quantity of fluids & water
* high intake of non vegetarian diets like eggs, red meat, fish.
* high intake of calcium rich diet like milk tomatoes, spinach.
* hormonal disorders (hyperparathyroidism)
in hydronephrosis, urine backflows in kidneys & that causes the damage to kidneys & impairs kidney functions. It may also lead to kidney failure.
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