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Insights: Why Urologists Use Ureteral Stents

If you have kidney stones, you may receive a ureteral stent. This is a soft, hollow, plastic tube placed in the ureter (the tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder). The stent allows urine to drain easily from the kidney into the bladder. …more

Interstitial Cystitis At-A-Glance

Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a condition that causes discomfort or pain in the bladder and pelvic region. It is also known as painful bladder syndrome, bladder pain syndrome or chronic pelvic pain.…more