Category Archives: Kidney Diseases

What is Nephrolithiasis? Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Nephrolithiasis refers to the development of renal calculi in the urinary tract, which results in an obstruction that causes flank pain. Nephrolithiasis, also known as renal lithiasis, renal calculi or kidney stone, is a case in which tiny, hard particles of minerals and acidic salts, available in the urine, called calculus, is formed in the kidneys. These stones‚Ķ Read More »