G. Czarnecki Peter

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Hereditary Renal Cystic Diseases: Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

Does this patient have autosomal dominant polycystic disease? Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is a systemic disease characterized by cyst formation in the kidneys and a spectrum of extrarenal manifestations with variable penetrance. Cyst growth and expansion occurs throughout the patient’s lifetime, resulting in progressive renal enlargement, renal insufficiency and ultimately renal failure usually…

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