An urinary bladder stone

An urinary bladder stone

M120/0010 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.1MB

Downloadable file size: 3.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Large specimen of a urinary bladder stone, photographed using a blue fibre-optics light source. Urinary stone disease (urolithiasis) describes the formation of crystalline masses along the urinary tract. Urolithiasis occurs in affluent and deprived populations. In affluent societies, high protein & carbohydrate diets are incriminated in the formation of calcium oxalate stones, whereas protein deprivation leads to stone formation in underdeveloped regions. Large stones, which may block and infect the urinary tract, may require surgical removal. Small stones may be passed out in urine.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: bladder stones, calculus, condition, disease, disorder, healthcare, medical, medicine, stone in bladder, urinary stone disease, urolithiasis

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.