Understand Kidney Stones- There is no fixed expected duration of kidney stones but in 85% of cases they pass out with urine within 72 hours. However, if it doesn't then the person may have to go for surgery.
Have you had pain due to kidney stones? People with kidney stones often wonder, how long will the pain last and will I have stone pain again. Read to know some facts on expected duration of Kidney Stones.
- Most stones (about 85%) are small and they pass through the urinary tract during urination usually within 72 hours after the pain starts.
- Once a stone is formed, there are high chances that you may develop another stone in your lifetime. The stones tend to recur especially if you have a family history of stones and/or the cause is not found and treated.
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