Some symptoms of a complex kidney cyst include abdominal and flank pain, a palpable growth and hematuria. These symptoms may manifest when a complex renal cyst arises from a simple kidney cyst due to complications or enl... More »

An exophytic kidney cyst is a ball-shaped mass located in the kidney that grows and compresses the area around it, according to the University of Virginia School of Medicine. This type of cyst is different from an infilt... More »

Simple kidney cysts may cause pain if they grow too large, in which case the individual feels a dull pain in the back, side or upper abdomen, according to the National Kidney Foundation. A simple kidney cyst that becomes... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Kidney problems are often characterized by pain in certain parts of the body, swelling, nausea, loss of appetite and fatigue. Some common kidney problems include kidney cancer, kidney stones, kidney infections and cysts,... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Kidney stone symptoms include waves of sudden, severe pain in the back, abdomen or groin. Often this is combined with nausea, vomiting, blood in the urine and painful urination, according to WebMD. If a kidney stone is v... More »

To properly diagnose kidney pain symptoms, doctors ask patients whether their pain is constant, or sudden and passing, according to Healthline. They also ask the patient how often they experience the pain, whether there ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Symptoms associated with kidney pain include fever, nausea, vomiting, flank pain and painful urination, according to MedicineNet. Kidney pain can occur in either the left or right kidney or in both at the same time. Doct... More » Health Pain & Symptoms