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Small Size Renal Cortical Cyst With Moderate to Severe Left Flank Pain

2014-12-13 08:47

Small Size Renal Cortical Cyst With Moderate to Severe Left Flank PainRenal cortical cyst is one the common cyst forming in the kidney. If you have small size of kidney cyst but with moderate to severe left flank pain, you me have kidney cyst infection. If so, what should you do to manage that?

The following article is about the causes and management for severe flank pain. Any questions, please email to or leave a message below.

Causes of kidney cyst infection

● Urinary tract infection. Urinary tract includes kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. When urinary tract infection occurs and is not treated timely, the infection can travels up to the kidneys, leading to cortical cyst infection.

● Kidney cyst rupture. In some cases, kidney cyst can rupture, thus leading to fluid inside the cyst flow out. As a result, kidney cyst infection occur.

How to relive severe flank pain?

How to manage your problem is based on the real causes. As for kidney infection, you can do as follows:

● Drink plenty of fluid if you can still urine normally. Water is the best choice to flush the urinary tract. You can also add some fresh fruit juices such as cranberry juice, apple juice and carrot juice.

● Antibiotic may be the first step of medication. Consult your doctor for exact dosage based on your health stage.

● Painkillers may also be helpful.

Acupuncture is a traditional therapy used for relieving various ailments such as headache, joint pain, nausea, detumescence. It works by promoting qi to activate blood.

Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy is another natural therapy for shrinking kidney cyst. The micronized medicines are mixed with medical fluid. Effective ingredients can permeate into kidneys directly with osmotic device and have the function of expanding blood vessels and degrade extracellular matrixes. Therefore, it is helpful for increasing permeability of cyst walls and shrink kidney cyst. More important, this therapy can protect kidney function while shrinking kidney cyst.

If you are interested in this therapy, you are welcomed to contact our doctors online directly.

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