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Is 2.5 x 1.7 cm Renal Cortical Cyst Big

2015-03-29 06:42

Is 2.5 x 1.7 cm Renal Cortical Cyst BigA kidney cyst is a fluid-filled sac that can be found in any part of the kidneys. When it is very large, it can cause some symptoms. Is 2.5 x 1.7 cm renal cortical cyst big?

In general, when the cyst is more than 3-5 cm, it is thought to be very big and need to be shrunk with surgery. However, some patient complain about some discomfort caused by even small cyst.

Therefore, no matter 2.5 x 1.7 cm renal cortical cyst is big or not, it needs treatment if it cause symptoms.

Possible symptoms of 2.5 x 1.7 cm renal cortical cyst

-Back pain, side pain or flank pain. The cyst expand and compress nearby organs. The capsule of kidneys is stretched, thus resulting in pain. Another cause of sharp pain is kidney cyst infection.

-Blood in urine. Blood is the result of blood vessels burst. There are some tiny blood vessels on the cystic walls. When they are under great pressure, they have a risk of burst.

-High blood pressure. It is rare in patient with small cyst, but may also occur.

-Impaired kidney function (rare).

The above problems may be caused by other factors, and you should take a test to check it. Any questions, please email to, and we will reply you within 24 hours.

Treatment for 2.5*1.7 cm renal cortical cyst

In the past, surgery is the only way to shrink kidney cyst. Commonly options of dialysis are percutaneous aspiration and laparoscopic decortication. They are to drain the fluid out and then filling the cyst with processed alcohol to make it scarred.

However, surgery is not perfect safe and cannot stop the cyst from growing again. Therefore, to shrink kidney cyst naturally and effectively, I recommend you to take Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. It is a new treatment for kidney cyst and can protect kidney function as well.

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