Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Khateeb

Presentation

Progressive renal impairment. Recent onset liver failure.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

The kidneys are enlarged by numerous variable sized cortical cysts, a few of which are hyperdense.

Numerous cysts also involve the enlarged liver.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the typical appearance of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

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Case Information

rID: 44122
Case created: 7th Apr 2016
Last edited: 17th Apr 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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