Stones in kidneys
Hi, I have a 16mm stone in Left n 14mm stone in Right kidney. Urologists are advising me laparoscopy for left kidney. Is there any thing be done to avoid the surgery? I don't want to go for surgery.
Doctor Answers (1) on Stones in kidneys
Stones that are 7 mm and larger are unlikely to pass spontaneously and require some type of surgical procedure, such as the following: Stent placement Percutaneous nephrostomy Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy Ureteroscopy Percutaneous nephrostolithotomy Open nephrostomy Consult nearest urologist they will help you further.
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