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Is 4*2.8 cm Renal Cortical Cyst Dangerous or Not

2015-03-29 00:57

Is 4*2.8 cm Renal Cortical Cyst Dangerous or NotA kidney cyst is a round pouch filled with liquid. When it forms in the cortex of the kidneys, it is called renal cortical cyst. Is 4*2.8 cm renal cortical cyst dangerous or not?

When should you be concerned about the renal cortical cyst?

In general, a kidney cyst is simple and small. If it cause no symptoms, you do not need to worry about it. And no specific treatment is needed, but a regular test to monitor the cyst growth is very necessary.

Yet, when the cyst grow very big (more than 2 cm), it start to cause some problems like back pain, flank pain, side pain, blood in urine, high blood pressure or urinary tract infection (UTI). When that happens, you need immediate treatment to shrink the kidney cyst.

4*2.8 cm renal cortical cyst is very large, and may cause you symptoms listed above. If so, it is dangerous for you. Any questions, please email to, and our experts can give you an analysis and provide some suggestions for free.

What can you do for 4*2.8 cm renal cortical cyst?

To deal with your condition, you can do as the following aspects:

● Make diet changes. First of all, you should avoid spicy foods as well as alcohol and smoking, since they can induce the cyst to grow fast. Secondly, you are suggested to follow a low-sodium and low-protein diet to protect your kidney function.

● Exercise. Strenuous activities are absolutely not OK for you because they can cause kidney cyst to rupture, resulting in sever pain, fever or chills due to kidney cyst infection. However, mild exercise such as walking, biking and swimming are good choices.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. It is an external application used on bilateral Shenshu acupoint. Based on hundreds of traditional Chinese herbs, it can shrink kidney cyst and enhance kidney function. It is only available in China. Wanna more information? Please leave a message below.

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