Pain on left abdomen
Sir ,   I was having pain on my left side of abdomen ft and bk side for last 1 month. Consulted a doc he asked me do the usg kub test. In test it is found out there is a simple cortical cyst of 11mm in the left kidney.Doctor says that there is no need of medicine/surgery as it is a minor issue. Shall I consult another?
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Dr. Prashant C Dheerendra
Nephrologist/Renal Specialist 12 yrs exp Bangalore
Dear Sir, many times incidental findings can be seen on ultrasound which might not be related to the symptoms for which the scan was done. Simple renal cysts generally do not cause any pain and /or other symptoms and are best left alone. You might take a second opinion to satisfy yourself that there is nothing wrong but I don't see a compelling medical reason to do so.
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