A renal or ureteral stone can cause colic. This is not a true medical emergency, even if it is extremely painful for the patient.
However, it becomes dangerous when an infected ureteral causes congestion of the urinary tract. In this case, life-threateningSsepsis (blood poisoning) , develops within a short time and is often accompanied by circulatory failure.
If an accumulation is present, it must be bypassed. This can be done via a bladder catheter, through a Ureteral Stent (pigtail) or possibly by direct drainage. In a second phase of treatment, high-dose and broad-spectrum antibiotics, circulatory support, and intensive/ medical supervision follow.
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According to this quick check, there is no indications of typical urological diseases. If you have any issues that have not yet been examined, it may best to contact your family doctor.
Please contact your family doctor with the symptoms. Depending on the diagnosis, you will be referred to a dermatologist or gynaecologist.
Please have yourself examined by a urologist. Our doctors will be happy to assist you.