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Parents of children with PKD

Parents of children with PKD PKD affects children as well as adults. Cystic kidney disease in children devastates families, and dramatically affects quality of life for children who have...

Life after transplant

Life after transplant Transplant surgery is a major operation and comes with risks for complications just like any other. During the surgery, you will receive general anesthesia and possibly...

Phase 2

About the Foundation The PKD Foundation is the only organization in the U.S. solely dedicated to finding treatments and a cure for polycystic kidney disease (PKD) and to improving...

Kidney 101

Kidney 101 Typically, each of us is born with two kidneys. They are located in the back of the body on each side of the spine, tucked under the...

Pregnancy and PKD

Pregnancy and PKD The diagnosis of PKD is most commonly made by pre-symptomatic screening of at-risk patients with a positive family using ultrasonography which is inexpensive, safe, and readily...