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18 Jul 2006

Kidney stones
This may sound a bit stupid if i'm wrong, my friend was telling us that at some point our kidney stones need to leave the body, and he said the only way of doin that was to p**s them out! is that true???
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Curious
Yes kidney stones are passed through the urinary tract - even though they are small like grains of sand, it can be quite painful. Normal people don't make kidney stones - it is a disease.
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