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Renal Cyst Symptoms and Treatment

Renal CystRenal cyst is usually found more often in people over fifty. About ninety percent of patients with renal cyst don’t even realize they have them. Unless they have actually grown quite large, there are very few symptoms. The kidney cyst symptoms include dull pain in the back or side, fever or upper abdominal pain and occasionally high blood pressure. There are two types of renal cysts. These are simple renal cysts or complex renal cysts.

Polycystic Kidney Disease Diet Plan

Polycystic Kidney Disease DietPolycystic kidney disease also known as PKD is a genetic disease inherited from one or both parents. Polycystic kidney disease begins with cysts on the kidneys. Many times the patient may have thousands of these cysts on the kidneys. These cysts will enlarge the kidneys and the patient will have decreased kidney function. The cysts may also affect other organs such as your heart or lungs. About ninety percent of patients with this disease have autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease rather than autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

Top 5 Membranous Glomerulonephritis Symptoms

Membranous GlomerulonephritisAs with any kidney disorder membranous glomerulonephritis can be difficult to wrap your head around. While it’s not the ideal diagnosis, there are treatments out there that can help. While they won’t cure membranous glomerulonephritis they can slow down the advancement of this disorder. The first thing you need to do is understand the signs and symptoms of this disorder.

Below is a list of the top five symptoms of membranous glomerulonephritis.

Top 10 Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis Facts

Focal Segmental GlomerulosclerosisFocal segmental glomerulosclerosis is the scar tissue that forms in parts of the kidney’s called glomeruli. Glomeruli are the filters that rid the body of harmful substances and waste. There are many symptoms of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. They are included in the list below.

The top ten focal segmental glomerulosclerosis facts are:

Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney Disease Review

Multicystic Dysplastic KidneyMulticystic dysplastic kidney disease is most commonly discovered during a prenatal ultrasound. It can be a very scary thing to realize that your baby is in any kind of jeopardy. Before you panic, always get all of the facts first. Multicystic dysplastic kidney disease is when cysts develop on the undeveloped kidneys. The kidneys are what help to produce the amniotic fluid for the baby. If you have one functioning kidney, this may not pose much of a problem.