June 7, 2018

kidney stone

Pain is the most common symptom of kidney stones, and, unfortunately, it can be excruciating.  Many women describe the pain of passing a kidney stone as “worse than childbirth,” notes Seth K. Bechis, MD, an assistant professor of urology at UC San Diego Health. That said, the pain does vary from person to person, adds Dr. Bechis. If the stone does not cause a blockage as it moves through the urinary