About Kidney Stones :
Kidney stones, are solid concretions of dissolved minerals in urine. Kidney stone is held together by a sticky substance known as mucin. Kidney stone can from anywhere within urinary tract, in the kidney, in the ureter, or in the bladder. Calcium, cystine, struvite, and uric acid are the varieties of the kidney stones. Calcium is the most common form of the stone, food intake consisting lot of calcium & oxalate may be one of the reason for this.
The common symptoms of kindey stone are :
Severe pain in lower back area, lower abdomen, groin etc. The pain may be associated with nausea & vomiting.
The prsence of blood in the urine.
Burning sensation while urinating.
Difficulty in urinating, sudden urge to urinate etc. Further, kidney stones are recurrent problem that keeps forming, once you have had them.
Generally the size of kidney stone grows day by day & if anyone has any of the above symptoms the stone is already grown enough, that can cause servere damage to urinary tract. Further, kidney stones often cause urinary tract infections. So anyone who has above symptoms or diagnosed with kidney stones should get treated to get rid of the stones as soon as possible.