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Can Kidney Cyst Bleeding Lead to Cancer

2015-05-21 03:28

Can Kidney Cyst Bleeding Lead to CancerA kidney cyst bleeding or a hemorrhagic renal cyst can be caused by kidney cyst enlargement or kidney cyst burst. Can a kidney cyst bleeding lead to cancer?

Signs of kidney cyst bleeding

● Blood in urine (Hematuria)

It is the most commonly reported sign of kidney cyst bleeding. In mild cases, blood may be undetectable to the eye, only being detected by a urinalysis screen. In more severe cases, the cysts may cause visible bloody urine.

● Pain

A hemorrhagic renal cyst cause pain the the back, sides, abdomen and hips. Another possible cause of pain is infection. If the fluid in the cysts is infected, it may spread to other areas of the body.

● Serious signs

Examples include sepsis and hemorrhage. There is no reports saying that a bleeding kidney cyst can cause cancer, but a complex kidney cyst has the risk of being cancerous. Therefore, whether patients have cancer or not is based on the nature of kidney cyst.

Treatment for kidney cyst bleeding

● Rest

When the kidney cyst burst and cause blood in urine, patients need to take enough rest to prevent from it worsening.

● Drinking plenty of water

Water is the most natural thing to clean and flush the kidneys. Drinking plenty of water is helpful for preventing urinary tract infection.

● Herbs

Some Chinese herbs can be made into teas. Good examples include uva ursi, nettle leaf, dandelion root and coriander. They have the function of increasing urine output and reduce inflammation.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy

It is an external application based on hundreds of Chinese herbs. Used on bilateral Shenshu acupoints, the effective ingredients can permeate into kidney lesions directly. This therapy can shrink kidney cyst as well as improving kidney function by expanding blood vessels, fight against inflammation and degrading extracellular matrixes.

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