Kidney Stones – Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

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Kidney stones are hard and small mineral & salt deposits that form in the kidneys. The stonesĀ  form when urine becomes concentrated thus allowing the minerals and salts to stick together. Kidney stones vary in size and may stay in kidneys or go down the urinary tract. The stones pass on their own causing little or no pain but they do not cause any permanent damage to the urinary tract. Surgery might be required if stones get deposited in the urinary tract. Dehydration is the main cause fo...