How is nephrolithiasis diagnosed?

Updated: Sep 16, 2021
  • Author: Chirag N Dave, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
  • Print

The diagnosis of stone is often made on the basis of clinical symptoms alone, although confirmatory tests are usually performed. At this point, the goals and opinions of physicians in different specialties diverge.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!