Multiple Kidney Stones
joewood57 posted:
My wife has had kidney stones since Dec. 8th,2011. We seen a uroligist and she said she has 4 3mm stones in her right kidney. She has blood in her urine and she is not passing them which is unusual for these size stones. She's had 30 stones now and no relief in sight. Does anyone have any tips on how to prevent them in the future or easier way to pass them without surgery???
medstudent0415 responded:

There is a procedure called lithotripsy that will break up the stones so your wife can pass them. It is a surgical procedure but it uses laser. It is very effective and might offer her some relief. Good luck and hope she recovers soon.