Suggest treatment for lesion in right kidney

Posted on Mon, 8 Jun 2015 in Kidney Conditions
Question: I have a 12 millimeter lesion in my right kidney. I am 69 years old. Fifteeen years age I had my left kidney removed because of 2 tumors, one was benign one was papillary

What is the probability that this lesion will become malign and require RFA Ablation?
Answered by Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha 6 hours later
Brief Answer:
Need more info

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for the query

I understand your concern however in order to help you I need more information

1. have you lost weight in the past 3 months ?
2. is there any flank pain ?
3. is there any loss of blood in urine ?
4. How was this lesion detected ?
5 why was the scan done? what symptoms did you have ?

Please get back to me , I am awaiting your reply

It would be very helpful if you could attach the reports
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