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- Website: Mayo Clinic
- Resource type: Article
Summary - The message of this resource is:
The risk of developing kidney cysts increases as you age. Simple kidney cysts do not usually have symptoms or need treatment. Talk to your doctor if you experience a fever and dull pain in your back, side or upper abdomen.
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kidney, abdominal pain, stomach pain, back pain, cramp, fever
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Rated on: 8/2/2016 1:22:34 PM
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