Ask the Experts

  1. Sara Ozumba
  2. Polycystic Kidney Disease
  3. Tuesday, 30 April 2019
  4.  Subscribe via email
My sister was prenatally diagnosed with polycystic kidney. Now at age 19 after a CT urography, the radiologist said that the right kidney is completely gone. Was the PCKD a misdiagnosis or did the right kidney shrink? I'm confused
Responses (3)
Accepted Answer Pending Moderation

That would be a very unusual presentation of ADPKD. Are there any other family members with ADPKD?

Dr. Jordan Weinstein
Accepted Answer Pending Moderation
In my immediate family, no, but a second cousin died of CKD
Accepted Answer Pending Moderation
In your sister's case, did the remaining kidney have cysts?
  • Page :
  • 1

There are no replies made for this post yet.
Be one of the first to reply to this post!
Submit Your Response
Upload files or images for this discussion by clicking on the upload button below. Supports gif,jpg,png,zip,rar,pdf,jpeg,doc,docx,xls,xlsx
• Insert • Remove Upload Files (Maximum File Size: 10 MB) - NB: PLEASE REMOVE ALL IDENTIFYING DATA