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Causes of Kidney stones

List of causes of Kidney stones

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Kidney stones) that could possibly cause Kidney stones includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Kidney stones

Causes of Kidney stones (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Kidney stones that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Kidney stones Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Kidney stones:

Kidney stones Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender of Patients for Kidney stones: More men than women...more »

Kidney stones: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Kidney stones, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Kidney stones:

Kidney stones: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Kidney stones: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Kidney stones:

Causes of Broader Categories of Kidney stones: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Kidney stones as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Kidney stones as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Kidney stones. Our database lists the following as having Kidney stones as a complication of that condition:

Kidney stones as a symptom:

Conditions listing Kidney stones as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Kidney stones. Our database lists the following as having Kidney stones as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Kidney stones:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Kidney stones as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.


Drug interactions causing Kidney stones:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Kidney stones as a symptom.

The list below is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Allopurinol and high dose Vitamin C interaction
  • Lopurin and high dose Vitamin C interaction
  • Zylopurin and high dose Vitamin C interaction
  • more interactions...»

What causes Kidney stones?

Causes: Kidney stones: Doctors do not always know what causes a stone to form. While certain foods may promote stone formation in people who are susceptible, scientists do not believe that eating any specific food causes stones to form in people who are not susceptible. (Source: excerpt from Kidney Stones in Adults: NIDDK)
Article excerpts about the causes of Kidney stones:
Doctors do not always know what causes a stone to form. While certain foods may promote stone formation in people who are susceptible, scientists do not believe that eating any specific food causes stones to form in people who are not susceptible. (Source: excerpt from Kidney Stones: NWHIC)

Medical news summaries relating to Kidney stones:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Kidney stones:

Related information on causes of Kidney stones:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Kidney stones may be found in:

 

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