Is suppression of cyst growth in PKD enough to preserve renal function?

The autosomal dominant form of polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is one of the most frequent monogenic disorders and the most frequent among inherited kidney disorders. In fact it has a prevalence in the population of about 1/1,000 individuals, therefore it does not even satisfy the definition for rare diseases. It is mainly characterized by the formation… CONTINUE READING