Press enter to see results or esc to cancel.

300tube TED-Ed   3 July, 2017
 792,640

download youtube mp4 : What causes kidney stones? - Arash Shadman

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-causes-kidney-stones-arash-shadman

The biggest kidney stone on record weighed more than a kilogram and was 17 centimeters in diameter. The patient didn’t actually swallow a stone the size of a coconut; kidney stones form inside the body. So how do they grow in the first place? And why are they so painful to get out? Arash Shadman shares the science behind kidney stones. 

Lesson by Arash Shadman, directed by TED-Ed.

0.20651507377625