(Mayo Clinic) Kidney stones are a painful health condition, often requiring multiple procedures at great discomfort to the patient. Growing evidence suggests that the incidence of kidney stones is increasing steadily, especially in women. Using data from the Rochester Epidemiology Project, Mayo Clinic researchers investigated the rise in stone formers to determine if this is a new trend, or simply an improvement in the way kidney stones are detected.
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They can be extremely painful and not that uncommon. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Mitchell Humpreys tells us about kidney stones. To listen, click the link below. Kidney Stones
While they can be small in size, the pain can be enormous! In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute we examine kidney stones with Dr. Amy Krambeck. To listen, click the link below. Kidney Stones