What is polycystic liver disease?

Polycystic Liver Disease is inherited either with liver cysts alone or with both liver and kidney cysts. The liver tissue becomes infused with cysts, resulting in a hardening of the liver texture.

How do members experience polycystic liver disease?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with polycystic liver disease*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for polycystic liver disease*

Who has polycystic liver disease on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 3
40s 18
50s 31
60s 27
70+ 15

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 10
Female 88