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A 63-year-old male asked:

Hi doctors. i had a renal mesenteric ultrasound. the sonographer reported one complex cyst lower pole with septation 4.7 cm x 5.2 cm. does the fact that the word septation was used in the singular mean there was only one? what do the cm numbers mean?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Probably. cm =centimeters. Discuss with Dr who ordered test and has seen you and results.
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