It ended up being the first kidney stone of his life—which was this unbelievable curveball.
And in the end if a kidney stone was all you had, would you, looking back, have foregone any of the tests?
Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate Steve Grossman passed a kidney stone during a debate Tuesday.
Referencing an auction where he sold a kidney stone for $75,000, Shatner showed the man of the hour his chops.
And up until two hours beforehand, he was in the hospital with a kidney stone.
kidney stone n.
A small hard mass in the kidney that forms from deposits chiefly of phosphates and urates. Also called nephrolith.
|kidney stone |
A calculus that originates in the kidney and is usually composed of calcium salts, uric acid, cystine, and other compounds. Kidney stones cause extreme pain and bleeding if they obstruct the passage of urine in the kidney or in the ureter. They can often be treated with lithotripsy .