polycystic disease


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polycystic disease

An inherited disease resulting in kidney cysts that prevent proper kidney function.
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Furthermore, the use of high-dose statins in preventing cyst growth and eventual renal failure in patients with autosomal-dominant polycystic disease is explained.
It is known by different synonyms such as renal lymphangiomatosis, peripelvic lymphangiectasia, hygromarenale, polycystic disease of renal sinuses8.
High BMI is associated with polycystic disease which is a cause of infertility.
Autosomal recessive polycystic disease, another differential diagnosis in which medullary lesions are very unusual, especially during the first trimester.
Differential diagnosis: Polycystic liver disease, tuberous sclerosis, autosomal recessive polycystic disease (ARPD), Von Hippel Lindau disease, and multiple simple cysts in the liver and kidneys.
Bilateral polycystic disease of the kidneys: A follow-up of two hundred and eighty-four patients and their families.
Regarding the differential diagnosis of renal cysts; in 89 (89%) patient simple renal cysts were detected, hydronephrosis in 7 (7%), renal parenchymal disease in 2 (2%), polycystic disease in 1 (1%), and hematoma in 1 (1%) were observed.
The researchers wanted to know how liver-only polycystic disease was related to ADPKD.
However, these authors (114) lumped those entities into a single category: 1A polycystic disease.
The differential diagnosis of lymphoepithelial cysts includes Warthin's tumor, salivary duct retention cyst (mucocele), dysgenetic polycystic disease of the salivary gland, and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma.
Becker, a former truck driver, said high blood pressure and polycystic disease killed his kidneys.
Adult polycystic disease affects many organs in the body, not just the kidneys.
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