Signs and Symptoms of Kidney Tumor

A kidney tumor refer to an abnormal growth of cells within the kidneys. It can be classified into benign and malignant. no matter which kinds of the kidney tumor patients suffer, the signs and symptoms are similar, and knowing these symptoms can benefit to prevention and timely treatment for kidney tumor.

Kidney regions pains. The growth of kidney tumor can cause pressure to other tissues around kidneys, leading to kidney regions pains. In addition, with the increased weight of kidneys, the kidney pedicle and renal capsular are draw, at this time, patients also suffer from kidney area pains. The pain can be mild or severe, dull or sharp and so on. In some cases, this sign may spread to the abdominal region.

Blood in Urine. Blood in urine also known as hematuria which is the early and common symptom of kidney tumor. Accompanied with blood urine, pains may be bothered patients sometimes. If you are not clear about the root causes, our online service can be a good choice for you.

Fatigue. If the tumor is big, the kidney producing EPO would be influenced, so the formation of red blood cells would be decreased. Without red blood cells transforming nutrition and oxygen, patients may feel tired.

Lump. When the tumor grows too big, you may feel something hard when you press the waist abdomen area.

Other Changes. It is reported that approximately 20% patients will experience paraneoplastic syndromes, high blood pressure, anemia and kidney function decline would occur.

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