Contusion of the kidney manifests itself almost immediately after the injury. For injuryand kidney are characterized by the moderate dull, sharp, colicky pain, often radiating to the groin. They can also be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, bloating, symptoms and rise in temperature. These symptoms can cause mistakes in the diagnosis. If you feel strong pain, urination disorder, while the lumbar region swollen and urine appeared blood, immediately call an ambulance or refer to a specialist-a urologist at the clinic, even if your General condition is weakly violated.
Undergo a medical examination, take x-ray of the kidney, ultrasonography, scintigraphy. Show the results of examination of the doctor-urologist and strictly follow all his orders.
Light internal injury of kidney injury, which is not fraught with damage to internal organs, is not accompanied by profuse bleeding, does not require surgery and can do without hospitalization. Spend conservative treatment: within 2 weeks rest. Take hemostatic and antibacterial drugs, analgesics and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
The cold can reduce the pain and remove the hemorrhage. Apply cold compresses, apply to the kidneys soaked in ice water towel, starting with 2-3 days after injury, need physical therapy – irradiation of the kidneys by the magnetic field. If the injury is minor and the pain is gone, then the duration of conservative treatment can limit 8-10 days.
After a light injury injury of the kidney is almost always back to normal status and continue to operate normally, if there is no preceding lesions of this organ: hydronephrosis, cysts, or tumors.