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When Can Polycystic Kidney Disease Be Discovered

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is a genetic disorder, which is hard to be discovered before patients reach their age of twenty for they are too small at beginning, except adopting genetic testing. Generally, as the growth of the cysts, severe symptoms and complications occur successively. At this time, most patients are told they suffering from PKD after according tests.Is There any Treatment for PKD and Polycystic Liver
The time when PKD is easily discovered
There is a common course of Polycystic Kidney Disease developing, although its pathogenesis has been not clear so far. The patients are born with PKD, but at their teens, there are fewer chances of growing. When patients reach their 30s and 40s, the cysts in their kidneys may grow quickly, maybe because their unhealthy lifestyle and unreasonable dietary regimen promote the growth of cysts. At this moment, PKD can be discovered, if patients pay more attention to their health, for the quick growth might cause some discomforts such as slight high blood pressure. After the age of 40s, patients usually have cysts more than 3cm. The big cysts will squeeze other renal tissues and make organism secret inflammatory factors, opening renal fibrosis. As the normal renal functions are damaged, many severe symptoms will occur in the patients, such as lower back pain, proteinuria, hematuria etc. Thus, PKD is usually discovered at this period.What Are the Symptoms of ADPKD
What we can do after having the ideal of PKD
When your doctor informs you of suffering from PKD, you should begin to think over medicines to ease symptoms, dialysis, kidney transplant and other treatments. The three traditional treatments include western medicines, dialysis and Kidney Transplant, which all have their own advantages and disadvantages. For instance, western medicines can ease severe symptoms quickly but with side effects. Dialysis is able to take over the functions of kidneys but is helpless to stop kidneys deteriorating. Most patients endow all their hope to kidney transplant, but kidney transplant is not suitable to all people with PKD, such as the patient also has heart failure, while most patients with PKD will suffer from heart cerebrovascular disease. There is risk for patients with severe PKD to receive kidney transplant.Is Drinking Orange Juice Daily Bad for PKD
It is important to keep optimistic mood to face daily life and seek for other effective treatments. If you do not give up your hope, God will never abandon you. If you want more information about those treatments, please contact us by email: pkdclinic888@hotmail.com .

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