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How Big Can A Kidney Cyst Grow

How Big Can A Kidney Cyst GrowFor patients with PKD or kidney cyst, kidney cyst in their kidney can grow bigger and bigger, which can damage patient’s kidney structure in this process. Kidney cyst is a major cause of enlarged kidney, while patients with kidney cyst or PKD may have this curiosity: how big can a cyst grow?

There are countless cysts will grow in kidneys of patients with PKD, and patients with kidney cyst usually just has a kidney cyst in single kidney. Cysts of kidney cyst can grow bigger than cysts in PKD, while PKD is a much severe kidney disease, and it is a major cause of kidney failure.

How big can a Kidney Cyst grow?

It is more likely for patients with kidney cyst to have big size cyst in their kidney, but this disease usually do not cause severe damage to patient’s overall kidney function.

In fact, when kidney cyst is smaller than 5cm, it usually does not affect patient’s kidney function. However, when patient’s kidney cyst is bigger than this size, most doctors will recommend their patients to take surgeries to relieve their condition. For patients with kidney cyst, the diameter of kidney cyst can grow bigger than 10cm, whcih is a very big kidney size, because our the length of our kidney is about 9~11cm.

Does big kidney cyst very dangerous?

As we know, the bigger patient’s kidney cyst is, the severe damage it can cause. However, that does not mean the bigger kidney cyst patient has, the dangerous his condition is.

Cyst in patients with kidney cyst can grow very big, but it can not cause severe damage to patient’s overall kidney function, because half normal kidney function will be able to guarantee patient’s body health. If patient’s kidney cyst is very big, surgery will be a good choice to solve patient’s problem.

Besides, cysts in PKD can usually can not grow to very big syze as cysts in kidney cyst, but the countless cysts in kidneys will enlarge patient’s kidneys to very big sizes, which can even fill with patient’s enterocoelia. As a matter of fact, PKD is a major cause of kidney failure.

Thereby, kidney cyst can grow to a very big size, but PKD is the most dangerous disease for its damage to kidney. Kidney disease is very dangerous, and if you have any trouble in dealing with this problem, you can leave us a message about your details and problem. We can provide the guidance you need or do what we can to help you.

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