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Swollen Kidneys: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

2013-09-24 10:38

Swollen kidneys refer to the size of patients’ kidneys is larger than the normal level. This pathological change can be caused by various conditions. Find out the causes of swollen kidneys, well control of symptoms and accept correct treatments. These methods can help deal with enlarged kidneys correctly.


Swollen kidneys can be due to either congenital deficiency or acquired disorders. Different patients may have a great difference in the cause of their swollen kidneys. If you or your lovers are tested out abnormally large kidneys, try to check whether you have the following conditions:

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) or kidney cysts

● Acute pyelonephritis

● Kidney stone

● Renal vein thrombosis

● Kidney tumors

● Urinary tract infections


There are a number of symptoms that patients with swollen kidneys may suffer from, and well control of these symptoms can help improve your overall health.

Burning or pain during urination. It can be a sign of urinary tract infection. In this case, patients may also have high fever and chill.

Back pain. This is one most common complaint for people with swollen kidneys, and it can reveal PKD, kidney cyst, kidney stone and urinary tract infection.

Swelling. It is sometimes noticed when you experience rapid weight gain or fluid begins to accumulated in some regions such as ankles, abdomen, legs, hands, face, etc.

Changes in urination. Urine may be foamy if there is protein in it, or urine becomes dark orange, brown or red if there is blood in it. Additionally, more or less urination may also be a sign of swollen kidneys.


Blocking the primary cause of swollen kidneys should be the first step of our whole treatment. Therefore, the treatment should change from person to person. For example, if your enlarged kidneys are due to PKD or kidney cysts, shrinking cysts naturally is the remedy we desire. To get specialized analysis, you can leave a message below or send email to kidneyabc@hotmail.com.

Next, protecting kidney function and repairing damaged kidney cells is a must to normalize your kidney size largely. According to experts of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), many herbs can help achieve them with benefits of dilating blood vessels, anti-inflammation, anti-coagulation and increasing the self-curative ability of damaged kidney cells. Try to choose some suitable herbal medicines with doctor’s guidance.

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