Polycystic Kidneys

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a medical condition that causes fluid-filled cysts to grow in the kidneys. Eventually, these cysts will replace much of the mass of the kidney, possibly resulting in kidney failure.
 
Possible symptoms of polycystic kidneys can include:
 
Medications, surgery, dialysis, and kidney transplantation are some of the treatment options used for this disease.
 
(Click Polycystic Kidney Disease to learn more about this condition, including the different types, possible causes, and other names for the disease.)
 

Polycystic Kidneys

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