kidney gravel symptoms

Renal stones under 2 cm in diameter, without obstruction and infection, can be treated conservatively. Stones larger than 2 cm in diameter require lithotripsy for stones. Kidney stones can drink plenty of water and exercise, generally can be excreted. Stones above 2 cm can be treated with gravel, but the elderly and children had better choose drugs to see if there is any effect, because there is still some harm to gravel treatment. Kidney stones under 2 cm can be treated with nonoperative treatment and can be cured.

For conservative treatment, Chinese medicine treatment is good, Chinese medicine believes that the human body is an organic whole, is composed of a number of organs and tissues, organs. All tissues and organs have different functions, which determine the whole unity of the organism, and the organism reacts accordingly. They are mutually coordinated and used in function, and interact with each other in pathology. Traditional Chinese medicine, has the internal balance, improve the physical environment, very good.

Surgical gravel

The removal of stones should be based on the location, number, size, renal function, anatomic abnormalities, infection, and body condition of the stones. Generally speaking, kidney stones under 5mm are dominated by conservative treatment or observation. 5mm~2cm kidney stones are preferred for extracorporeal lithotripsy. Special attention is that you can not just by a B ultrasound results or X pieces of extracorporeal lithotripsy, diagnosis should be clear after the gravel. More than 2cm of kidney stones should be treated by percutaneous nephrolithotomy. 80s, No.1 Hospital of Peking University, Peking University Department of Urology Institute of last century in China first began extracorporeal lithotripsy and minimally invasive treatment including percutaneous nephrolithotomy and other kidney stones, there have been nearly 30 years of experience. The application of open surgery for lithotomy has become less and less. When combined with abnormal urinary system anatomy, open surgery can be performed to treat anatomical abnormalities and remove stones simultaneously.

Nonoperative treatment of kidney stone

Generally suitable for stone diameter less than 1 cm, smooth surrounding, no obvious urinary obstruction and infection, for some clinical symptoms do not cause symptoms of large staghorn calculi in the kidney, can also be temporary non-surgical treatment.

1, drinking a large number of water: increase urine volume, flushing urinary tract, promote stones downward movement, dilute urine, reduce crystal precipitation.

2, Chinese herbal medicine treatment.

3, acupuncture method: increase the pelvis, ureter peristalsis, is conducive to the discharge of stones.

4, often for jumping activities, or on the stones within the kidney inverted posture and beat activities, but also conducive to the discharge of stones.

5, the other of urine culture with bacterial infections, choose sensitive drugs (ofloxacin and metronidazole) active anti infection, the metabolic disturbances in vivo, should active treatment of primary disease and conditioning urine pH etc..