Stone formation in the kidneys and in the urinary tract is a common disorder in this modern lifestyle. The stones are formed from the chemical wastes found in the urine such as uric acid, phosphorous, calcium and oxalic acid. This disorder affects more frequently middle aged men and women. Men are the frequent victims compared to women.
The most common symptom of kidney stone is severe pain in their attempt to pass down the urine on their way to the bladder. This pain initially felt in sides and thereafter in the thigh regions. Frequent urination desire, painful urination, scanty urination, nausea, vomiting, sweating, chills and shocks are the other symptoms of kidney stone complaint. Sometimes the patient also passes urine with blood. In some cases large kidney stones may remain inside without any pain. These are known as “silent stones”.
The approach for treating this problem in acupuncture science is a complete and efficient process. Proper consultation with an eminent acupuncturist and proper diet will be a permanent solution for kidney stones.