Medical Dictionary: Autosomal Dominant PKD


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Autosomal Dominant PKD: Another name for Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.
Autosomal Dominant PKD (condition): Genetic kidney disease causing kidney cysts.

Autosomal Dominant PKD: Autosomal dominant PKD is the most common, inherited form. Symptoms usually develop between the ages of 30 and 40, but they can begin earlier, even in childhood. About 90 percent of all PKD cases are autosomal dominant PKD.1

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1. excerpt from Polycystic Kidney Disease: NWHIC

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