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Simple Cyst on Left Kidney: Is This Life Threatening

2015-06-25 00:26

Simple Cyst on Left Kidney: Is This Life ThreateningA simple cyst on left kidney is so common that about half people over 50 years will see it. Is this life threatening? Follow me to know more about simple kidney cyst.

Prognosis of simple kidney cyst

There are two types of kidney cyst: simple and complex kidney cyst. In general, a simple cyst has better prognosis than the complex one.

A simple kidney cyst has no calcification and no risk of being cancerous. It usually causes no symptom until it grows very big. As a result, people may experience back pain, side pain or blood in urine.

In rare case, a simple kidney cyst causes kidney function damage. Yet, if it is bigger than 5 cm, it will press nearby organs, including kidney itself.

As long as you take immediate and effective treatment, a simple kidney cyst is not life threatening.

Treatment for simple kidney cyst

● Antibiotics is used to control kidney cyst infection. If the cyst burst or causes urinary tract infection, patients need antibiotics to control infection in case of more serious results. You should be careful about the dosage of antibiotics.

● Chinese herbal tea

Some Chines herbs such as dandelion root, nettle lead, uva ursi and poria cocos can be taken y kidney cyst patients. They can fight against inflammation or increase urine output so as to speed up the discharge of blood wastes.

● Herbal remedies

Unlike Chinese herbal tea, herbal remedies are innovation of hundreds of Chinese medicines. We choose herbal medicines that can inhibit the cyst epithelial cells from secreting fluid any more, thus preventing kidney cyst growth. In addition, our herbal remedies such as Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy and Medicate Bath can increase blood circulation so that cyst can be reabsorbed and discharged by kidneys as urine.

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