Sonographic, clinical and genetic aspects of prenatal diagnosis of cystic kidney disease.

@article{Reuss1991SonographicCA,
  title={Sonographic, clinical and genetic aspects of prenatal diagnosis of cystic kidney disease.},
  author={Annicka Reuss and Juriy W. Wladimiroff and M F Niermeyer},
  journal={Ultrasound in medicine & biology},
  year={1991},
  volume={17 7},
  pages={687-94}
}
Cystic kidneys or renal cystic disease is a morphologic description for an etiological heterogeneous group of disorders ranging from solitary cysts to several forms of multicystic and polycystic kidneys. The combination of the examination of the kidneys and liver, clinical data, family history and the presence of associated anomalies is mandatory to obtain a final diagnosis. The use of prenatal ultrasound to monitor pregnancies at risk for autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD… CONTINUE READING

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