Adult polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Abdominal swelling

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Findings consistent with known adult polycystic kidney disease are demonstrated, with both kidneys essentially replaced by innumerable cysts. Further numerous cysts of various sizes are scattered throughout the liver. The pancreas, spleen, adrenal glands, bowel appear normal. Bladder is unremarkable.

Case Discussion

Established adult polycystic kidney disease (APCKD) clinically with characteristic appearances.

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Case information

rID: 47866
Published: 28th Sep 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
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