Kidney Function and Volume Progression in Unilateral Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease With Contralateral Renal Agenesis or Hypoplasia: A Case Series Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Disease Progression
  • Kidney
  • Polycystic Kidney, Autosomal Dominant

abstract

  • Unilateral renal agenesis or hypoplasia in patients with ADPKD might not be as rare as previously thought. Glomerular filtration rate was preserved despite unilateral renal absence, suggesting that renal compensatory mechanisms are well conserved in patients with ADPKD.

publication date

  • September 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.ajkd.2009.03.020

PubMed ID

  • 19515475

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 450

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 54

number

  • 3