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PKD & Kidney Cysts

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

35 Years Old and 6cm Cyst With PKD

2014-07-16 03:27

35 Years Old and 6cm Cyst With PKDPolycystic Kidney Disease can pass on to the next generation. People with this disease may not be diagnosed before they are 20 years old, because the cysts are still very tiny. Generally, between the age 0f 30 to 40, the cyst have an obvious enlargement. For PKD patients who have 6cm cyst at the age of 35 is unlucky and immediate treatment is required.

Symptoms of 6cm cyst in PKD patients

1. Kidney pain: Most of the patients with kidney cyst will have this symptom. 6cm kidney cyst is rather large, and it has compressed the renal tissues so that patients will feel pain in kidney area.

2. High blood pressure: High blood pressure is also due to the compression of the cyst. The blood vessels on the walls of kidney cyst are oppressed and the blood volume in the kidneys declines, resulting in an elevated blood pressure.

3. Renal deficiency: The enlarged kidney cyst compresses the renal tissues and thus damage of the kidneys. Then patients may experience proteinuria, hematuria, swelling and urine changes, etc.

How to shrink 6cm kidney cyst in Polycystic Kidney Disease?

1. Surgery: Aspiration and Decortication are the two mostly used surgeries.

Aspiration is performed with a needle, which is inserted into the cyst and then the doctor drains the fluids. Next, the inject absolute ethyl alcohol into the cyst to make it scared.

Decortication is done under a laparoscope. Different from aspiration, it will remove the cystic walls and then take out of the fluids.The operation with small trauma and rapid recovery has been accepted by the majority of patients.

2. Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy: Why do I recommend this therapy? Many patients will have some side effects of surgery, such as infection and injury of renal tissues during the process. Compared with surgery, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy has overcome the disadvantages of surgery because it is performed externally. What’s more, it is more effective than surgery because this therapy treat Polycystic Kidney Disease by improving kidney function. The active ingredients of the medicines can expand blood vessels to speed up the blood circulation. Therefore, the cystic fluids can be discharged adequately. Besides, the effective contents can inhibit the secretion of cystic fluids by destroying the epithelial cells of the cysts. Then, you will see 6cm cyst disappear gradually.

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