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My father is 70 years old and a 10x10 CM cyst is found on his kidney... What are the probable treatment for it? Would his age be risk to surgery prob?
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Dr. Milton Mintz
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Age is not
A problem risk would be determined by other comorbid conditions (does he have any other medical problems?)- what does pcp ; urologist say? They are best to answer your question.

In brief: Age is not
A problem risk would be determined by other comorbid conditions (does he have any other medical problems?)- what does pcp ; urologist say? They are best to answer your question.
Dr. Milton Mintz
Dr. Milton Mintz
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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
In brief: Be seen
He needs to be seen and assessed.
At his age, generally people have multiple medical problems that could potentially complicate any surgery.

In brief: Be seen
He needs to be seen and assessed.
At his age, generally people have multiple medical problems that could potentially complicate any surgery.
Dr. Gregory Hines
Dr. Gregory Hines
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