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Symptoms and Treatment of 5.6 cm Kidney Cyst

2015-01-23 00:50

Symptoms and Treatment of 5.6 cm Kidney CystKidney cyst is a fluid-filled sac forming on one or bilateral kidneys. Generally speaking, people with kidney cyst have no discomforts unless the cyst grow very large and cause symptoms. Well then, what are the symptoms and treatment of 5.6 cm kidney cyst?


In most case, when the cyst is larger than 3 to 5 cm, it is likely to compress nearby organs, including the kidney itself, leading to some symptoms. That’s always the reason why people take a ultrasound, CT scan or MRI test and find they have kidney cyst. Common symptoms include:

● Dull pain in the lower back, flank or abdomen. It becomes sharp when the cyst ruptures or gets infected.

● Nausea or vomiting

● High blood pressure

● Proteinuria

● Hematuria


● Frequent or urgent urine

● Painful urination (Urinary Tract Infection)

In some other cases, patients may also be diagnosed with kidney stone and cyst on other organs such as the liver and brain. Any questions, please email to or leave a message below.

Treatment for 5.6 cm kidney cyst

Treatment for kidney cyst can include several aspects. Diet, exercise and medicines can be taken.

● Diet. You cannot depend on certain food or supplements can shrink kidney cyst. However, some foods are helpful for preventing some symptom. You are suggested to stay away from salty and protein-rich food, while taking fresh vegetables and fruits, and drinking plenty of water is suggested.

● Exercise. Avoid strong activities since they increase risk of kidney cyst rupture. Mild exercises such as walking, biking, swimming and Tai Chi are good choices.

● Traditional Chinese herbs

These natural herbs have been used for centuries. Now, we make some innovative therapies based on them. The goal of our treatment is to shrink kidney cyst by improving blood circulation and repairing damaged renal tissues. That’s why people won’t see the recurrence of kidney cyst growth. Wanna know more information? You are welcomed to leave a message below.

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