Stones

Stones, are also called calculi, are hard deposits that can build up in various areas of the body. Common types include: kidney stones (renal stones) affecting the kidneys, gallstones in the gall bladder, urinary stones in the bladder or urinary ...

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  • Urinary Stones: Urinary stones, also called urolithiasis, is a general name for hard stones (calculi) developing in various parts of the urinary ...

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  • Gallstones: Gallstones are hard stones in the gall bladder, also called cholelythiasis. Many people with gallstones are asymptomatic and the gallstones ...

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