kidney stricture

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

calves 41
New Member


Date Joined Sep 2014
Total Posts : 1
   Posted 9/25/2014 7:48 PM (GMT -6)   
I have been diagnosed with a kidney that is not draining well because of a stricture where the ureter comes out of the kidney. Fortunately my other kidney is working well and doing more than its share of the work. The urologist put in a stent which I had for 2 weeks and which was removed two days ago. I had terrible pain the next day....muscle spasms I was told to expect, but worse that when the stent was put in. The doctor does not think I have anything to worry about but has me on a six month recall. He explained my options, do nothing, possible lap.surgery to remove stricture and resection ureter. So I am counting my blessings.....
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Thursday, September 20, 2018 3:00 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 3,005,184 posts in 329,202 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 161762 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, TruthSeekerSam.
300 Guest(s), 5 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Tim G, bobmars, sandyfeet, MG0351, sebreg