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Do Bilateral Renal Cortical Cysts Need Dialysis

2014-07-15 01:49

Do Bilateral Renal Cortical Cysts Need DialysisDialysis is required when the patients have kidney failure due to certain chronic kidney disease. Bilateral renal cortical cysts are common disease, which is characterized by multiple fluid-filled sacs on one or both kidneys. Generally, if the cyst is small and cause no symptoms, no treatment is needed. However, when the cyst grows to a certain size (more than 3-5cm), patients need treatment to prevent its progression. If the cyst cause severe damage of the kidneys and patients get kidney failure, dialysis is needed.

How to deal with bilateral renal cortical cyst?

Treatments are determined by your illness condition. What is the size of large cyst? What symptoms do you have? How many kidney function do you have? Before you take any methods to deal with your disease, you should ask yourself those questions.

If the cyst is small, do not worry, you do not need any treatment, because small cyst are benign and asymptomatic. They will not affect your kidneys or other tissues.

If the cyst has grown to more than 3-5cm, and cause some symptoms such as kidney pain, proteinuria, and high blood pressure, you should pay high attention to it. You should take immediate treatment to prevent it from enlarging, because large cyst will compress the nearby tissues and cause those above symptoms.

The cyst may also be infected when it ruptures due to some outside forces or grows too large. Under that condition, patient are easy to have urinary tract infection and kidney pain becomes persistent. Sometimes, because of the rupture of the cyst, patients will have hematuria. At this time, managing infection is the most important thing.

Lastly, if the bilateral renal cortical cyst cause severe kidney damage, and kidney function lose to less than 15%, patients need dialysis. Actually, many people won’t have kidney failure if they can shrink the cyst. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is an natural remedy for shrinking kidney cysts.

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