Cystinuria - Symptoms

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What are the signs and symptoms of cystinuria?

The stones that form in cystinuria are directly or indirectly responsible for all of the signs and symptoms of the disease, including:

  • Hematuria - blood in the urine;
  • Flank pain - pain in the side, due to kidney pain;
  • Renal colic - intense, cramping pain due to stones in the urinary tract;
  • Obstructive uropathy - urinary tract disease due to obstruction; and
  • Urinary tract infections.
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Comment from: Gem, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: September 09

To my knowledge I've had cystinuria for about 5 years now. I get an episode lasting about a week, every other month. Mine always start with the worst chills ever, a horrible constant sharp pain in the front and back of the side with the stone, and then the disgusting bile vomit, every 30 minutes.

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