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What is the symptoms of kidney stones? What is difference between kidney stones and kidney enlargement?

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Hi Kidney stones are nothing but mineral salt deposits which are filtered by the kidney and removed from the body through urine; due to dehydration, the deposited minerals don’t get dissolved and leads to crystallization. This grows large causing obstruction in urine flow through the ureter leading to sharp and severe pain in urinary tract.Some symptoms are; Intense sharp pain in lumabar region,renal radiates forwards in to the abdomen and downwards into the groin,the genitalia or the thigh,vomiting,sweating.Patient is often restless and rolls from side to side in an effort to gain relief. Urine is passed painfully,some times drop by drop.
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