The function of human body is one of the most complex structure that branch of science deals in, as such the process begins with edible juncture the mouth and ends with excretory system that works as power resource for the body. However, due to unhealthy life style and food eating habits many a time the function of the human body comes across major complications. One such major complication that has largely risen in recent years is the kidney and ureter stones. The main reason for which can be undermine under unhealthy eating habits, lack of quantity in the amount water that is drank and other physiological reasons.
These stones sometimes become a huge concern for health and life of the people carrying them. If you are carrying kidney stone then worry no more Gujarat kidney hospital brings to you Non invasive technology to remove your kidney and ureter stones.
At Gujarat kidney we provide one stop solution for removal of kidney stone using non invasive process of ESWL – Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy, Ureteroscopy and Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy.
ESWL – Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy technology is a concentrated shock wave methodology that helps in breaking down the stones in your kidney using an external device to monitor the process. The device functions as an X-Ray machine and the ESWL process helps your stone to easily pass down through your system once they are broken. This methodology is ideal for small kidney stones.
Ureteroscopy methodology is carried out using ureterscope – a telescope that is entered in your system via bladder and urethra to access the kidney. The ureterscope is then used to closely watch the stones in your ureter or kidney. Based on the stone size that you are carrying it is then decided whether to extract the stone using a basket or break it down with the help of laser technology. After which the stones are removed from your system. In some cases during and after this process for temporary period of time patients with ureteroscopy treatment are provided with stent in order for the kidney to drain out urine and function smoothly after the process.
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy methodology is used for patients carrying large stones in their kidney which are not possible to be removed using Ureteroscopy or Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy. For such patients we follow Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy which is a small incision on the middle portion of your back side through which a tube is inserted to get you rid of your stone after accessing and breaking them.
If you are suffering from kidney or ureter stone get in touch with us and our doctors for further consultation on the process and requirements of your treatment.