The initial signs of kidney stones unveiled by the urologist
Dr. Artur Bogatyrev, a specialist in urology and andrology, said that the function of the kidneys is to cleanse the body, so any violation of their function can have serious consequences.
In an interview with the Izvestia newspaper, the specialist indicated that among the causes of kidney dysfunction is the appearance of stones.
He says: “Stones can remain for a long time without any symptoms. Therefore, a person often becomes aware of their presence when suffering from an attack of renal colic – severe lower back pain that can spread to the lower abdomen in the ureters. The presence of kidney stones is also detected spontaneously during the examination. Ultrasound of other abdominal organs.
According to him, unilateral pain often spreads down the ureter. May be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, pain when urinating.
And he says: “A sudden rise in body temperature without other symptoms, such as flu and other colds, may indicate the presence of kidney stones. Or about a urinary tract infection due to blockage of the urinary tract by stones. “
The doctor explains the factors behind the development of the disease, including insufficient fluid intake, lack of physical activity, and excessive consumption of salty foods.
He says: “If a person feels symptoms such as fever, severe back pain, frequent urination with blood and pain, they should immediately consult a doctor to determine the cause and prescribe treatment. Because if kidney stones are not treated, they can lead to serious complications, including kidney damage or death.”
Source: Izvestia newspaper.