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pol·y·cys·tic

 (pŏl′ē-sĭs′tĭk)
adj.
Having or containing many cysts: polycystic kidney disease.

polycystic

(ˌpɒlɪˈsɪstɪk)
adj
(Medicine) med containing many cysts: a polycystic ovary.
Translations

pol·y·cys·tic

a. poliquístico-a, que está formado-a por varios quistes;
___ kidney diseaseenfermedad ___ del riñón;
___ ovarian syndromesíndrome ___ ovárico.

polycystic

adj poliquístico
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Unilateral polycystic renal disease, multicystic renal dysplasia and renal aplasia are all synonymous with renal dysplasia, which is a rare pathological condition.
The first category groups the major clinical forms of the genetic polycystic kidney diseases and glomerulocystic kidney diseases with acquired RCD into a polycystic renal disease category (Table 12).
The patient, a 71 year-old man with polycystic renal disease, had been undergoing hemodialysis through a jugular dialysis catheter that was performing poorly, providing less than optimal hemodialysis.