Kidney stones Treatment

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11 mm stone in right kidney

Dear sir, My father diagnosed for ultra sound scanning and found 11 mm stone in his right kidney. He is not having any pain and discomfort. Do we need to go for surgery or can cure by medicines. Please advise.

Pain in lower left back

Hi, Since yesterday morning I have mild pain in my lower left back. Near my kidney area. It's not that sharp but it pains slightly on movement. I want to know whether it is a possibility of a kidney stone ? The pain is just into that area for now.

Kidney problem

My friend (25) suffering from kidney problem,due to this the blood pressure  is high and fluctuated and bleeding from nose when pressure is high,I am not with him,just need primary guidance,

Pain and itching while urinating.

Iam 37 year old male and married.I've been suffering from urine burn atleast twice in a month.Doctors prescribed zenflox,norflox and citrika .The problem arrested but not permanently.This is severely affecting my routine.

Protein in Urine

Last 4 year taking regular Repace 25 in one time . In Urine protein found in test ++ . I am visiting on Doctor every 6 months , but treatment is same . Is there is risk in future please advice. I have No sugar and my BP is always 75/120 .i monitor my self at Home. I am based in Andheri west .my business is Legal & finance consultantancy. My parameters is normal .i do regular exercise

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