Common Complications of Kidney Cysts
What are the complications of renal cyst? Recently renal cyst is on the rise. Sometimes it can cause bleeding. Sometimes it can cause severe back pain. And sometimes it can even cause cancer. Therefore, we should actively prevent complications of kidney cysts. Then what are the complications of renal cyst? Hope through the following introduction, you have a certain understanding.
1. Kidney stones and calcification
Some kidney stones are one of the complications of renal cysts. The possibility of stones should be considered when patients present with increased pain, dysplasia or hematuria of the inner eye. So patients should be cautious.
2. Urinary tract infections
They include cystitis, pyelonephritis, cystic infection, and perirenal abscess. For female patients, urinary tract infections are a risk factor. The occurrence of leucocyte tubular urine and rapid response to conventional anti-infective therapy are beneficial to the diagnosis of pyelonephritis, while blood culture positive and some parts with tenderness tend to be cyst infection, which can be detected by CT.
3. Cyst cancerization
Whether renal cysts can develop carcinogenesis is still controversial. When the patient has renal pain or (and) changes in hematuria, weight loss, rapid erythrocyte sedimentation, anemia not consistent with renal function, or erythrocythemia, the patient should be alert to renal cancer and make CT diagnosis as early as possible. Renal arteriography is also required when necessary.
Renal cyst and ureter infection have a certain relationship, and other complications are developed on this basis. This infection is easy to cause kidney infection, leading to more serious cyst. So the patients should strengthen the renal cyst nursing work to avoid the occurrence of renal cyst complications.
Treatment for kidney cyst
If the number of renal cysts is small, the diameter is less than 4 cm, asymptomatic, and renal function is normal, the routine urine examination, renal function and B-mode ultrasonography of the kidney are usually reviewed half a year or a year. If there is no significant change, continue to observe.
If the cyst size is generally greater than 4 cm, or with complications such as renal dysfunction, infection, and hypertension, you must see a specialist, and do puncture under the ultrasound for treatment.
If you have Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD), you can try Chinese Medicine Treatment, such as Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy. It can help shrink kidney cysts and stop their growth so as to protect renal function.
Now you know the complications of kidney cysts. Hope you take preventatives as early as possible to reduce them. For more information on kidney cyst treatment, please leave a message below or contact online doctor.
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