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Kidney stone

I have kidney stone about 7mm so should I go for laser operation or continue with medicine and wait for drop.

Full body convolutions

My boyfriend is 22 and about 4 years ago had a kidney transplant. Over the pass 4 months of being with him I have witnessed 2 full body convolutions. He can talk to me and hold my hand but cant stop his body from shaking for about 15 minutes.

I just had a Kidney(cadaver)transplant

It is just 1 month has passed, my tacro level is 23.7 ,my doctor says it is high, so he reduced the doses from 6 mg to 4 mg per day.

I have a stone in my kidney

I Have a stonein kidney and one kidney a blockage is there due to which my urine is not passing and there is swelling on my kidney pls guide me.

Kidney Stone

I have kidney stone from last 4 years . if have take some medicine then it is gone but after some time , it comes . Please suggest me how can remove permanently ?

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World Kidney Day (Wkd)

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