Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease

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What is autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease?

Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease is a genetic disorder characterized by cysts in the kidneys. Patients with the autosomal recessive trait type present with progressive renal failure early in life.

Common symptoms reported by people with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease

Common symptoms
How bad it is
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Treatments taken by people with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease

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Compare treatments taken by people with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease

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Who has autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 0
40s 2
50s 1
60s 3
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

88% Female
13% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from ARPKD patients who have completed their condition history
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