- Posted at 23/09/2014 05:37 AM
Urinary tract stones is one of the important topics in the medical world because of their harmful effects to kidney and urinary system if not addressed.
WHAT IS KIDNEY STONE?
A kidney stone is a solid piece of material that forms in a kidney out of substances in the urine. A stone may stay in the kidney or break, loose and travel down the urinary tract. A small stone may pass all the way out of the body without causing too much pain. A large stone may get stuck in a ureter, the bladder, or the urethra. A problem stone can block the flow of urine and cause great pain.