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Simple Kidney Cysts and Its Symptoms

2017-06-06 09:21

Simple Kidney Cysts and Its Symptoms

Simple kidney cysts are abnormal, fluid-filled sacs that form in the kidneys. Simple kidney cysts are different from the Polycystic Kidney Disease which is a genetic disorder. Here we introduce the symptoms of simple kidney cysts.

What is simple kidney cysts?

Simple kidney cysts are a structural disorder that form fluids-filled sacs grow in kidneys. Kidney Cysts is different from polycystic kidney disease. Simple kidney cysts will not cause enlargement of kidney size, while polycystic kidney disease will. Simple one is more common as people age. An estimated 25%of people 40 years of age and 50% of people 50 years of age have simple kidney cysts. The causes of simple kidney cysts is not clear. Obstruction of tubules, a tiny structure within the kidneys that reabsorb urine or deficiency of blood supply to the kidneys may play a role. The role of genetic factors has not been studied.

What are the symptoms of simple kidney cysts?

Simple kidney cysts usually do not cause symptoms or harms to the kidneys. In some case, however, pain can occur between the ribs and hips when cysts get enlarged and press around organs. When cysts get infected, fever may occur and back pain will occur. The relation between kidney shrink and reduce of kidney function is not clear in clinic. But cysts is related to high blood pressure. A large cyst will cause blood pressure increase.

What should we do to avoid complications?

If we have a cyst, we should control our diet and living habit at first. Then, we should find a method without surgery to shrink the cyst. If it is already enlarged, surgery is the most effective method.

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