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...
KidneyDisease — What You Need To Knowby
Inherited diseases, such as polycystickidneydisease, which causes large cysts in the kidneys that damage...
Blog by Bob Aronson
My last blog was about kidneydisease and so is this one...
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.
Two-Hit Hypothesis & ADPKDby
One of the really interesting aspects of autosomaldominantpolycystickidneydisease (ADPKD.... Thus, although the disease is inherited in an autosomaldominant fashion, at a molecular level the cysts...