Polycystic Kidney Disease, called PKD, is an inherited systemic disorder. It will predominantly affects the kidneys, but may affect other organs including the liver, pancreas, brain, and arterial blood vessels. Approximately 50% of people with this disease will develop end stage kidney disease and require dialysis or kidney transplantation.
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1. Patients with ADPKD (Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease) is born with multiple cyst. But some patients will not have clinical manifestation and do not need special treatments.
2. In general, after the age of 30 patients will start to have clinical manifestation. The earlier the age of onset, the more serious the disease is. Besides, the men's disease is worse than women.
3. About 30% of PKD patients may suffer from polycystic liver, but the liver function is normal and has no any symptoms. Besides, about 2% of patients may suffer from intracranial vascular malformations and arterial aneurysm, increasing the risk of intracranial hemorrhage.
4. Genrally speaking, pression to end stage kidney disease usually happens in the 4th to 6th decades of life. But there are also a large enough difference on different patients.
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