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Prognosis of 4cm Kidney Cyst After Surgery

2014-11-05 06:25

Prognosis of 4cm Kidney Cyst After SurgeryKidney cysts needs to be shrunk or removed by surgery when they are over 3cm to 5cm. What is the prognosis of 4cm kidney cyst after surgery?


If the surgery is successful, they cyst can be shrunk and symptoms will be relieved. Patients can live a relatively relaxed period. However, most of the patients will see the recurrence of kidney cyst within 6 months to 1 year. In some cases, recurrence of kidney cyst is always accompanied by more serious kidney damage. As a result, treatment for this condition will become more difficult.

Alternative treatment for kidney cyst

Acupuncture: It is a physical therapy, belonging to part of the traditional Chinese medicine. By inserting in a steel needle into certain acupoints, this therapy can reducing blood stasis and Qi stagnation, so that improve blood circulation. Then, fluid in the cyst can be excreted fluently. This therapy is available in China and all over the world. It should be done under professional acupuncturist.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy: This therapy is an innovation of traditional Chinese medicines and is used externally. The medicines are micronized by special technology so that it can be absorbed effectively. The active ingredients can permeate into kidney lesions directly. This therapy has the function of dilating blood vessels, reducing inflammation, and degrade extracellular matrix. Through these steps, it can inactivate the epithelial cells of the cyst so as to inhibit the secretion of fluid. Moreover, improved blood circulation can supply the kidneys with enough blood and oxygen so that they can repair themselves and discharge wastes effectively.

● Avoid greasy and spicy foods like chili, pepper, mustard, fried foods, etc. In addition, you should also limit your intake of sodium and protein but take enough vitamins and calories.

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