Do you know about the Hydronephrosis and what does a kidney stone look like? Hydronephrosis is a major disease of the kidney. Hydronephrosis is a complete or partial extension of the pelvis and cups by urine due to an obstruction to its emptying. Hydronephrosis can be congenital and acquired.
The causes of acquired hydronephrosis can be kidney stones, ureteral diseases, swelling, ureteral bend. You should go for a checkup if you are feeling pain in your kidneys and examine all the possible diseases which may affect your kidneys.