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Kidney Diseases

Should I see a nephrologist

05/08/2009

Question:

I was recently diagnosed with medullary sponge kidney and been told I have a changing complex cyst and several simple cysts. Should I be continuing to follow up with my urologist or would a visit to a nephrologist be beneficial.

Answer:

For a changing complex cyst I would arrange input from the Urologist.

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Response by:

Thomas   Zipp, MD Thomas Zipp, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University