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  • Ed caused by kidney stones???

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions September 18, 2015 07:55 PM

    My Husband is 42 and he has had a kidney stone in the past. Recently he has had pain in his kidneys and he had peeed out little bits of sediment or stones. The pain is severe and almost makes his knees buckle. Then, when we go to have sex, in the middle of it he loses the erection and he has also...

  • In Pain and seriously loosin it!

    SSGCASH 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions April 8, 2011 12:52 AM

    ok i am a 31 y/o male and i have had kidney stone issues for the last 3 years. i have had to have 4 Ureteroscopic Stone Removal surguries. i have chronic pain in my left flank and in my left groin. the pain has been traveling down into my left testicle. i have been to the er so many times that the...

  • right flank pain and pain in groin area

    SSGCASH 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 18, 2011 01:24 AM

    ok i am a 31 y/o male and i have had kidney stone issues for the last 3 years. i have had to have 4 Ureteroscopic Stone Removal surguries. i have chronic pain in my right flank and in my right groin. i have been to the er so many times that the ER doc i had last said he thought i was addicted to...

  • Right flank pain: FINALLY a diagnosis

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 21, 2010 04:46 PM

    I want to share my story... maybe the more I share it, it just might help somebody else! Hello all!My name is Christina (32yo) and I have been on one heck of a roller coaster in getting my diagnosis after a long 5 painful years. It started with right side flank pain. It would come and go. More...

  • Cola colored/black urine

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions February 3, 2010 11:45 AM

    41 YRO F Long history of uti/kidney infections(since childhood)Multiple kidney stonesMultiple bi-lateral kidney cysts(before the age of 40)Up to 500+ blood in urine for years both micro/macro(without presence of infection)Protein in urine 100+ dailyFamily historyPolycystic Kidney DiseaseAlport's...

  • kidney emergency? plz help

    tiredofpplscrap 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions December 29, 2009 02:38 AM

    I have surgery next Fri. for a retained stent,I still have 3 kidney stones in my side but because of the retainment hes going to get it out with a laser.(I hope). What I need to know is,today 2 times with the last being the worst I went to the br an went ok but after I started having severe bladder...

  • please help :(

    soccerlover0 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions May 31, 2009 08:30 PM

    I got my first kidney stone when I was about 16. when I went to the hospital (having no idea what was wrong) they tested for almost everything then just came back that I had a small kidney stone. the pain was so different from what I have heard about kidney stones, but i let it go thinking the...

  • Kidney Stones/cloudy urine

    phobos 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions February 7, 2009 11:08 PM

    Alright, the doc says I have t 4mm kidney stones. Im pretty sure I passed both of them because the past 2 days have been alomst pain free. My right testicle still aches a bit when i move suddenly or walk around. It doesn't burn when I pee, and I can eat and drink anything without throwing up. I...

  • Kidney pain for 6 months, hurting, still no answers!

    shannonwooten 2 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions October 24, 2008 02:25 AM

    I am in SO much pain and it has been coming back here and there whenever it wants to for the past 6 months. Started in May, after 2 weeks of pain I went to the hospital. Low level of blood in my urine. Doctor said it was kidney stones. Sent me to get a CT scan... didn't show any stones. I felt...

  • Kidney stones timeline, fluctuating, still no answers

    shannonjwooten 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions October 3, 2008 05:37 PM

    Any idea what is going on?? All this pain with normal ct scan... and the fluctuating amount of blood in my urine?FemaleAge 21Family history- all females and some males have had kidney stonesSmoke- noDrink- on few occasionsMay 2008:Went to the doc for constant kidney pain that lasted for two...

  • Trouble with Kidneys

    tigger5 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions July 2, 2008 06:38 AM

    Hello everyone, new user here so hi and let me get in the first round of drinks.... although in this forum its probably a large round of cranberry juice! I have been having kidney problems for a while now and not getting anywhere with the fantastic NHS so thought I would pop in here for some...

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  • Searching for answers...

    SingleMomX2 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions April 11, 2008 12:04 AM

    I've been sitting here reading peoples story on the site for the last couple of hours. Its encouraging to hear the stories of people finding answers and getting better. But in a way its discouraging to see that so many people are suffering with no real help from their doctors! After being on blood...

  • Kidney pain, not stones or infect?

    grwhifl 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 11, 2008 03:56 AM

    Hello all, just found the forum and didn't find anything _quite_ the same as my condition. I've seen my general practitioner about a few times over the past 2 months. It stated as a very light pain I originally attributed to a flu in my left side just under the ribcage seemingly right in the middle...

  • Trouble Finding Diagnosis

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 11, 2008 03:40 AM

    Hello all, just found the forum and didn't find anything _quite_ the same as my condition. I've seen my general practitioner about a few times over the past 2 months. It stated as a very light pain I originally attributed to a flu in my left side just under the ribcage seemingly right in the middle...

  • Help with Kidney Stone Research

    ironhorse01 0 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions November 28, 2007 02:26 AM

    Hello All,I recently met a Qigong Master has amazing abilities to heal people of various illness with treatments of his QI energy and prescribe Qi exercises. I can attest and witness many of his phenomenon. He says one of his more successful treatments is treating KIDNEY STONES. He claims over...

  • crazy or need second opinion

    SRUGIRL 2 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions March 29, 2007 03:18 PM

    okay for the last past month i have had back pain pain in my kidney area abdmonial pain vomiting passing out my urine is darker than should be it has white particles in it i am tired all the time my dr ran test she got back my blood levels were to high she ran some tests they came back with a cyst...

  • kidney or gallbladder concern

    Beading Mama 4 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 24, 2007 04:02 AM

    I went to the MD today for a routine evaluation and he did a urinalysis which showed moderate blood in my urine and 1+ protein. I am really scared. He said I needed to see a urologist, which I am scheduled for in 3 weeks. I hope to get a sooner appointment, though, as I will call in when they...

  • My 7yr old pees blood

    momto3 9 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions January 17, 2007 12:06 AM

    Hello everyone-I have a few questions-My son who is now 7 yrs old pees blood off and on-This has been going on for about 3 yrs. He was iron def. since he was 1 and they just put him on iron-not finding out what exactley was causing this. Saying that they were 99 % sure it wasnt cancer-this was...

  • fusterated

    Shirley Spielmacher 2 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions November 9, 2006 04:10 PM

    I have a history with kidney stones and infection's. I was told that I have water around my kidney's. The problem is, when I get a kidney infection I look like I'm 6 months pregant. I've asked my Dr. about this. He has no answear why I look like I'm pregant it's very fusterating. Not knowing why. ...

  • Glomerulonephritis and Kidney stones

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Kidney conditions August 8, 2006 07:47 PM

    Hello,At the age of 12 I had a Glomerulonephritis, at this time, my kidneys were hurting but my urine was not bleeding. I am now 37 and I have experienced Kidney stones last week on the right kidney. The stones (gravel likes) finaly got out (after considerable pain)... Now, I have a pain in the...