Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease in blacks: clinical course and effects of sickle-cell hemoglobin.

@article{Yium1994AutosomalDP,
  title={Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease in blacks: clinical course and effects of sickle-cell hemoglobin.},
  author={J J Yium and Patricia A. Gabow and Ann Mond Johnson and William J. Kimberling and Manuel Mart{\'i}nez-Maldonado},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  year={1994},
  volume={4 9},
  pages={1670-4}
}
Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is a frequent cause of ESRD, but its frequency in blacks has not been well delineated and its course and the effects of sickle hemoglobin in this disease in blacks have not been previously reported. The occurrence of ADPKD in blacks and whites was determined in two ESRD populations: all ESRD patients seen… CONTINUE READING