Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease with extensive hepatic involvement

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Abdominal swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

CT demonstrates markedly enlarged kidneys with numerous cysts, some of which are hyperdense. The liver also contains numerous large cysts. 

Note extensive subcutaneous oedema and ascites. 

Features are consistent with known autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

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Case information

rID: 10978
Published: 6th Oct 2010
Last edited: 18th Apr 2018
Tags: kidney, liver
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