Bladder stones are masses of minerals in the bladder that measure between 0.2cm and 2cm. The stones form when waste products crystallize in the bladder. Symptoms are not always present in someone with bladder stones, yet may include blood in the urine, pain and difficulty urinating, a frequent and/or urgent need to urinate and abdominal pain. Bladder Stones can be treated with surgical removal, ultrasound therapy, increasing fluids, herbal remedies, and exercises to strengthen the bladder.
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