Short Title: Renal Stone Last Published:  07/30/21 01:05:31 PM (Central)
Element: Exploration Medical Capability (ExMC)
Evidence:  Report
Risk Master Logic Diagram:  Diagram
Point of Contact:  Kris Lehnhardt
HRP Risk Status: Active [current research ongoing]
Risk Ratings and Dispositions per Design Reference Mission (DRM) Category
DRM CategoriesMission Type and
Duration
OperationsLong-Term Health
LxCRisk Disposition *LxCRisk Disposition *
Low Earth OrbitShort
(<30 days)
1x4Accepted with Monitoring1x3Accepted with Monitoring
Long
(30 days-1 year)
3x4Accepted with Monitoring2x3Accepted with Monitoring
Lunar OrbitalShort
(<30 days)
1x4Accepted with Monitoring1x3Accepted with Monitoring
Long
(30 days-1 year)
3x4Accepted with Monitoring2x3Accepted with Monitoring
Lunar Orbital
+ Surface
Short
(<30 days)
1x4Accepted with Monitoring1x3Accepted with Monitoring
Long
(30 days-1 year)
3x4Accepted with Monitoring2x3Accepted with Monitoring
MarsPreparatory
(<1 year)
3x4Requires Mitigation3x4Requires Mitigation
Mars Planetary
(730-1224 days)
4x4Requires Mitigation4x4Requires Mitigation
Note: LxC is the likelihood and consequence rating. The information above was last approved by the Human System Risk Board in 7/2021.
Risk Statement
Given changes in urinary biochemistry during spaceflight, there is a possibility that symptomatic renal stones will form, which could cause renal colic (pain), nausea, vomiting, hematuria, infection, and/or hydronephrosis.
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