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I am a 56 year old caucasion male in good phiysical

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HI! My name is Z***** *****. I am a 56 year old caucasion male in good phiysical condition. I have been diagonosed with a kidney stone. They saw it on a Cat Scan and X-Ray. I haven't been able to pass it for about a week. Should I be worried?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have seen my internist and a urologist. I am taking Flomax for the condition. Other drugs I take are : Paxil, Effexor , Propecia, and some vitamins.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not really , no.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 1 month ago.

Hello Zandy I'm Dr Chip

Is the stone up in the renal pelvis--near the kidney itself--or in your ureter

And any idea how large it is?