Best Kidney Stone Treatment In Chennai
Most kidney stones are less than 6mm in size (that is 70-80%) it can be treated conservatively (without surgery).
Kidney stones less than or equal to 2cm in size in the kidney or upper ureter are best treated with ESWL.
Cystoscopic-ureteroscopic (Endoscopy of the Urinary tract) procedures are best used for kidney stones.
Prevention of stone formation is probably the most important factor in kidney stone management.
Once kidney stones have been treated and obstruction relieved, patients need to undergo a metabolic workup which should include stone analysis.
By performing these three laboratory tests, your urologist will be able to suggest fluid and dietary changes or medication help prevent further stone formation.