Kidney stone formation from urine minerals and salts inside your kidney. Kidney stone shape is crystalline. Kidney stone pass through unary tract but during the passing in vine it cause high pain in backbone.
Kidney stones are different in size. Sometime kidney stone are larger they take entire kidney.
Kidney stone pain is most painful medical condition.
Different type of kidney stones
There are some kinds of kidney stones formation on some minerals which can explain below.
Calcium is the mostly cause of formation kidney stone. They are mostly made calcium oxalate. Some type of food found highly calcium oxalate. They can increase the risk to made kidney stone.
- potato chips
Uric acid Kidney stones.
When people eat high protein diet and drink enough water. They increase uric acid in urine. In this type kidney stone develop when urine so acidic.
Struvite stones are mostly formation due to urine tract infection. Its develop very fast and some time its size become quite large due to infection. Mostly in dogs and cats also found.
Cystine stone is cause of disorder in natural substance amino acid. When kidney extract too much amino acid it major cause for formation of cystine stone.
Sign of kidney stone:
- blood in urine
- Vomiting with pain
- Cloudy or smelly urine
- trouble urinating
Diagnosing Kidney Stones
Kidney stones are low chance to diagnose before they begin of pain. The pain is very high and patients are mostly emergency in hospitalized. These may include a CT scan, X-rays, ultrasound, and urinalysis. Blood tests can help look for high levels of minerals involved in forming kidney stones.
There are prescription medications that can help the body pass a kidney stone. Drugs known as alpha-blockers relax the walls of the ureter. This widens the passages so a stone can fit through more easily. Side effects are generally mild and may include headache or dizziness. Other types of medications can help prevent new stones from forming.