I Have PKD

As someone living with and managing PKD, we know you have questions. To help you get started and get the answers you need, below is important information specific to your stage of the disease, from diagnosis to post-transplant. Access webinars, videos and educational opportunities about ADPKD and ARPKD from the world's leading medical experts on PKD. There is also the opportunity to find a chapter in your area to connect with others and to get involved with the PKD Foundation.

 

Just Diagnosed

After receiving a diagnosis, you can start here to get answers to the most common questions and learn more about PKD, what first steps to take, ways to connect with others in your area and treatment options.

 

About PKD Video Library

What is PKD?

What is PKD? Ronald D. Perrone, MD - Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center explains polycystic kidney disease (PKD).

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Additional Resources

Request a Free Info Packet

Find Your Local PKD Chapter

Find a Clinic Near You

Child with ARPKD

Parents and families look to the PKD Foundation for compassion and support, to fund research toward finding treatments and for education. Below you will find answers to common questions, details about what ARPKD is, first steps after a diagnosis and information specific to children living with ARPKD.

 

ARPKD Video Library

What is ARPKD?

What is ARPKD? Lisa Guay-Woodford, MD - Pediatric Nephrologist and longtime advisor to the PKD Foundation explains autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD).

More ARPKD Videos


Additional Resources

Request a Free Info Packet

Connect with the PKD Parents Chapter

Find a Clinic Near You

Living with PKD

As we work for treatments and a cure for PKD, dialysis and transplantation are treatment options for those living with PKD. Below you will find specific information about your options and resources specific to your situation.

 

PKD and Nutrition Video Library

Diet and Prolonging Native Kidney Function with PKD

Diet and Prolonging Native Kidney Function with PKD with Ronald D. Perone, MD - Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center.

More PKD and Nutrition Videos


Additional Resources

Find Your Local PKD Chapter

Learn About Clinical Trials

View Upcoming Events

Dialysis and Transplants

As we work for treatments and a cure for PKD, dialysis and transplantation are treatment options for those living with PKD. Below you will find specific information about your options and resources specific to your situation.

 

Dialysis and PKD Video Library

Dialysis and PKD

Dialysis and PKD with Ronald D. Perrone, MD - Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center.

More PKD and Dialysis Videos


 

PKD and Kidney Transplants Video Library

Kidney Transplants and PKD

Kidney Transplants and PKD with Ronald D. Perrone, MD - Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center.

More PKD and Transplant Videos


Additional Resources

Find a Clinic Near You

KidneyLink Find out more about kidney transplants at kidneylink.org

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The PKD Foundation is a 501 (c)(3), 509 (a)(1) public charity.
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