What is polycystic kidney disease?
A genetic disorder characterized by cysts in the kidneys. The more common type is autosomal dominant trait and usually appears at middle age. Patients with the autosomal recessive trait type present with progressive renal failure early in life.
How do members experience polycystic kidney disease?
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