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Cyst in kidney

He has got swelling in Kidney and a cyst in kidney. He is also a patient of diabetics.......................
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi....., Simple kidney cysts usually do not cause symptoms or harm the kidneys. Treatment is not needed for simple kidney cysts that do not cause any symptoms. Simple kidney cysts may be monitored with periodic ultrasounds. Simple kidney cysts that are causing symptoms or blocking the flow of blood or urine through the kidney may need to be treated using a procedure called sclerotherapy.... If the cyst is large, surgery may be needed. ...
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