Category: Nephrology

Kidney Stones, Symptoms, Causes, Types & Treatment

Kidney Stones

<div data-elementor-type="wp-post" data-elementor-id="18668" class="elementor elementor-18668"> <section class="elementor-section elementor-top-section elementor-element elementor-element-30df3c6 elementor-section-boxed elementor-section-height-default elementor-section-height-default" data-id="30df3c6" data-element_type="section"> <div class="elementor-container elementor-column-gap-default "> <div class="elementor-column elementor-col-100 elementor-top-column elementor-element elementor-element-d4b7641" data-id="d4b7641" data-element_type="column"> <div class="elementor-widget-wrap elementor-element-populated"> <div class="elementor-element elementor-element-1ba921f elementor-widget elementor-widget-heading" data-id="1ba921f" data-element_type="widget" data-widget_type="heading.default"> <div class="elementor-widget-container"> <style>/*! elementor - v3.18.0 - 20-12-2023 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px}</style><h1 class="elementor-heading-title elementor-size-default">Kidney Stones</h1> </div> </div> <div class="elementor-element elementor-element-f6ba547 elementor-widget elementor-widget-text-editor" data-id="f6ba547" data-element_type="widget" data-widget_type="text-editor.default"> <div class="elementor-widget-container"> <style>/*! elementor - v3.18.0 - 20-12-2023 */ .elementor-widget-text-editor.elementor-drop-cap-view-stacked .elementor-drop-cap{background-color:#69727d;color:#fff}.elementor-widget-text-editor.elementor-drop-cap-view-framed .elementor-drop-cap{color:#69727d;border:3px solid;background-color:transparent}.elementor-widget-text-editor:not(.elementor-drop-cap-view-default) .elementor-drop-cap{margin-top:8px}.elementor-widget-text-editor:not(.elementor-drop-cap-view-default) .elementor-drop-cap-letter{width:1em;height:1em}.elementor-widget-text-editor .elementor-drop-cap{float:left;text-align:center;line-height:1;font-size:50px}.elementor-widget-text-editor .elementor-drop-cap-letter{display:inline-block}</style> Kidney stones are formed when minerals and salts in the urine crystallize and stick together to form a hard mass. The exact process of how kidney stones are formed can vary depending on the type of stone. Here are some of the most common types of kidney stones and how they are formed: <ol> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ol> <li style="list-style-type: none;"> <ol> <li><strong>Calcium stones:</strong> These are the most common type of kidney stones and are formed when </li></ol></li></ol></li></ol></div></div></div></div></div></section></div>…
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