Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Al Khateeb


Progressive renal impairment. Recent onset liver failure.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

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
Published: 16th Apr 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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