How to prevent kidney stones, kidney failure

How to prevent kidney stones, kidney failure

Kidney stones form because of too little water (from the loss of water by drinking less water or exercise too much), crystalline mineral redundancy in the urine, and / or mineral levels less than normal levels in watersub. Kidney stones have many different sizes, from small as grains of sand and gravel as large as a golf ball. There are stones pass through the urinary tract, but also kidney stones cause pain and can not go out without the intervention of drugs or other treatments. A kidney stone can be rough, jagged or sharp edges that can injure create scars in the kidneys, resulting in kidney damage and sometimes cause kidney failure.


People with kidney stones is the object very high risk for renal failure. Therefore, the best preventive measures is the best kidney stones treatment and regular evaluation of renal function test for early detection of renal failure. Currently, method for percutaneous stones still is an effective treatment for kidney stones large size, if small stones can be perform lithotripsy outside the body. In addition, lifestyle changes to prevent stone recurrence is essential, every day should drink about 2 liters of water, if you have calcium stones, you should reduce the amount of foods high in oxalate, calcium, such as chocolate, almond ... eat foods low in protein also reduces the risk of kidney stone formation.