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21 Jul 2005

ha ha ha i was right!!
I finally found the reason for my kidney problems! all those doctors were wrong, i was right. I have a cyst on my kidney, about the size of a 10cent coin (not too big) but it has been causing the constant pain in my right hand side!

when they told me i was like YAY!!! they were looking at me like i was mental cos i was so happy, but im just glad that now they actually know there IS something wrong with my kidney!! I have been telling them that for years!

anyway that was yesterday, today im not so happy anymore cos at first i thought well a 10 cent coin isnt so big, but then i looked at the doctors letter again and it says my right kidney is only 9. 1 cms. a 10 cent coin is just a little over 1 cm, so in realtion to my kidney im starting to think its actually quite big :( Im not sure what to expect now cos my side really hurts and i dont think i want it removed and im not sure they will even suggest removing it...

So many questions, hopefully cyberdoc will answer some of them quickly for me
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Funny, isn't it, how it can actually fel good to discover something Definite is physically wrong with you ? When you've had longstanding symptoms that weren't being properly explained, and maybe fearing something worse. I can't guess, as there can be more than one type of cyst, so far as I can remember, what they will recommend doing about it. Whatever hey recommend, ask good qeustions ( about risks and benefits of taking whatever treatment they recommend, and of not doing so ). Hope it all works out for the best !
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