Man Has 2.5 Pound Kidney Stone Removed From Stomach

January 21, 2009

Hungary (ChattahBox) – A Hungarian man has had a 2.5 pound kidney stone removed from his stomach, in a hospital in Debrecen.

Sandor Sarkadi had been having extreme pain for some time, and when doctor began to examine him, putting him through an x-ray and ultrasound proceeder, they were shocked by what they found: a kidney stone roughly the size of a small coconut, lodged into his stomach.

He was rushed into an abdominal surgery, where it was quickly removed. He is now doing fine, but doctors are still stunned, and it is nearly ten times the size of even the largest kidney stones most have witnessed.


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