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Kidney Stones: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Kidney Stones: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Kidney stones, also called renal calculi, are hard salt crystals that form in the urinary tract. Stones that remain in the kidneys often do not hurt or cause problems. But kidney stones usually break apart and are flushed from the kidney into the urine. They eventually block the urinary tract, which can kill a person [...]

November 12, 2012 More