The basics of PKD
If you're just diagnosed or looking for a refresher, this will cover all the basics of the disease.
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Genetics: PKD genes and how they work
As part of a webinar series on PKD in children, pediatric nephrologist Lisa Guay-Woodford, M.D., discusses PKD genes and how they work. September 17, 2019 | 7 p.m. CT
About PKD / My story
What is ARPKD?
Learn basic facts about what ARPKD is, how it impacts people and how the PKD Foundation helps.
PKD in Children
Both ADPKD and ARPKD can affect children. Learn more about the two types and how they each impact children and their families.
Free PKD information packet and ADPKD patient handbook
This complimentary packet of resources includes general information about PKD and the ADPKD patient handbook.
Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) is a relatively rare form of PKD, affecting approximately one in 20,000 children.
Learn about the genetics of ARPKD and how children can inherit this disease from their parents.
Learn about the genetics of ADPKD and how children can inherit it from their parents.
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is one of the most common, life-threatening genetic diseases. It affects thousands in America and millions worldwide, who are in urgent need of treatments and a cure.
What is a cyst and how is it formed?
Learn how cysts develop and multiply in your kidneys.