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Kidney Stones

Non-invasive Way to Remove Kidney Stones

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is a technique for treating stones in the kidney and ureter that does not require invasive surgery. High-energy shock waves are passed through the body and used to break stones into pieces as small as grains of sand.

Diet & Kidney Stones

For repeat sufferers of kidney stones, the best proactive measure is a more controlled dietary regimen, particularly in regard to high-oxalate foods.