and transplantation are the only forms of treatment.
PKD comes in two forms. AutosomalDominantPolycysticKidneyDisease (ADPKD) is the most common, affecting 1-in-400 to 1-in-500 adults. Autosomal Recessive Polycystic...
New Drug Target for KidneyDiseaseby
by the inherited kidneydisease known as autosomal-dominantpolycystickidneydisease, or ADPKD. The disease... with kidneydisease. The findings are published in this week’s issue of the Proceedings of the National...
I don't have ARPKD. I have ADPKD, the adult onset type. But here is a video to touch your heart about what some families who struggle with ARPKD are going through:
Need a tissue? Yeah. Me too.
Kidney for a fast ballby
from the Washington Times. Happy Reading!
KIDNEY FOR A GOOD FAST BALL
By Michael Hunsberger and Matthew Cella... people in the region are among the 98,000 Americans waiting for an organ transplant, most for a kidney...