What’s the Difference Between Gallbladder and Kidney Stones?
Gallbladder stones (or gallstones) and kidney stones form in different systems of the body, but they’re similar in many ways. Here’s a closer look at both kinds of stones.
They’re usually just a few millimeters in size, but they can be oh-so-painful.
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For example, both gallstones and kidney stones are common and can exist inside your body without causing any problems. They won’t cause pain or require treatment unless they get big enough to block the regular flow of fluids in their respective bodily systems.