Kidney Stones: Causes, Symptoms, and TreatmentDr. Surya Bhagwati
Kidney stone disease is something that urologists deal with most frequently, with the condition affecting an estimated 12% of all people worldwide. Medically described as renal lithiasis or nephrolithiasis, kidney stones are hard deposits that form within the kidneys. This crystallization of minerals and salts to form stones occurs when urine is highly concentrated.