Kidney Stone Disease

Say NO to Stones!

  • David A. Schulsinger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. My Personal Encounter with the Medical Profession, Surgery and PAIN!

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 3-9
  3. The Significance of Stone Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
    2. David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 19-25
    3. Abe D’Amato, Yefim Sheynkin, David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 27-30
    4. Scott Herfel, David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 31-34
  4. Risk Factors, Risk Groups

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Merrit Debartolo, David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 51-54
    3. David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 55-67
    4. Heather N. Di Carlo, David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 75-78
    5. Heather N. Di Carlo, David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 79-84
  5. The Work-Up

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-89
    2. David A. Schulsinger
      Pages 97-101

About this book


This practical guide helps readers take charge of their health and explores the best ways to eliminate this painful disease. Kidney Stone Disease: Say NO to Stones! looks at the formation and prevention of the four major types of kidney stones, explores several different treatment

options including open surgery and provides guidance on what to expect before, during and after treatment.


Case histories are found at the end of each chapter to guide the reader on the different types of treatment appropriate for specific conditions.


Written by a team of experts in the field, Kidney Stone Disease: Say NO to Stones!  includes the latest information on risk factors, dietary and lifestyle choices, as well as state-of-the-art treatments.


Diet Prevention Kidney Stones Nephrolithiasis Stent Colic Stone Disease Stone Surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • David A. Schulsinger
    • 1
  1. 1.Stony Brook School of MedicineStony BrookUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-12104-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-12105-5
  • About this book
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