Kidney cyst increases in size from 2.3 to 3.5, which is an indicator of worsening illness condition of kidneys. In this case, we must find out the causes and treatment to stop progress of enlarged renal cyst. You will benefit a lot from the following article. If you have any questions, please talk with our experts online or email to email@example.com. We will give you a reply ASAP.
The causes of enlarged renal cyst.
1. Kidney injury
4. Elder age
Kidney cyst is a fluid collection in the kidney and there is no obvious symptom and damage on patients, when kidney cyst is less than 3cm. In some cases, it will become larger and larger over time and when it enlarges to a certain size, it will lead to numerous symptoms.
Some infections also work to enlarged renal cyst, such as upper respiratory infection, urinary tract infection, gastrointestinal tract infection and traumatic infection. These infection will affect kidney cyst once they enter into kidneys through blood. Why does renal cyst become larger and larger? The root cause is kidney failure. With decline of kidney function, waste products and toxins cannot be discharged from the body timely, and these wastes and toxins in the body will disorder the metabolic system and cause further damage on kidneys. Without timely control, kidney cyst will become larger and larger and they compress the inherent cells and tissues. Moreover, various symptoms will occur as long as renal cyst ruptures, like hematuria, abdominal pain, hypertension, anemia and so on.
The treatment of enlarged renal cyst
1. Prevent infections
2. Healthy diet
4. Chinese medicine therapy
If your kidney cyst is more than 3cm, certain medications or surgery is needed. Surgeries for eliminating renal cyst include cyst aspiration, decortication, etc, which are suitable for a larger or signal cyst. However, these surgeries cannot solve the root problem and they may have some injuries and risks to the patients. Chinese medicine therapies, including Hot Compress Therapy, Medicated Bath, Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy, Immunotherapy and so on, have overcome surgeries’ side effect. They have made a remarkable success on managing renal cyst and kidney disease. Take one of these therapies as an example--Hot Compress Therapy. This therapy contributes to shrinking kidney cyst and protect kidney function through putting Chinese herbs on patients’ kidney areas (shenshu acupoint). What’more, it has been shown to be a more safe, convenient and effective treatment according to clinical practices.
Dealing with enlarged kidney cyst in time can provide a solid foundation for treating kidney disease.