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Is polycystic kidney disease dominant or recessive?

2017-07-08 17:38
Polycystic kidney has a certain hereditary, so is polycystic kidney in the end dominant or recessive? I think everyone wants to know about that! The following tongshantang experts explain is polycystic kidney dominant or recessive! 
Polycystic kidney disease is a genetic disease involving unilateral or bilateral; renal is covered with different size cysts with mutual connecting so induce the enlargement of the volume of kidney, and lead to renal parenchyma latrophy which causes impairment or even chronic renal failure; the treatment takes warming kidney and tonifying spleen removing water as principle.
Polycystic kidney disease is one of the common kidney disease which is also called autosomal dominant; polycystic kidney disease often occur in age of 30-50; patients showed bilateral renal enlargement; renal cortex and medulla have multiple fluid cyst which will enlarge and induce secondary renal damage.
If the person is thinking about giving birth, it is recommended that the person need do the following 1, B-ultrasound (especially for those whose parents are polycystic kidney patients) and avoid marriage between men and women suffering from this disease; because that would increase the incidence rate of the next generation; 2, polycystic kidney patients should in tenth weeks of pregnancy test amniotic fluid or chorionic villus cells for the cyst gene; because the genetic law of this disease was detected 50% (one of the parents is ill); examination of molecular genetics can help families have a healthy child and the child do not carry genetic that effects on offspring.
Those above are related information on polycystic kidney disease collected by experts; everyone may have a certain understanding of the knowledge above, only by receiving correct diagnosis, can achieving a better treatment. If you have other kidney problems you can browse other pages, also can consult online or leave us a message; kidney specialists in Tongshantang Hospital of traditional Chinese medicine will give you the most professional and most effective treatment advice.

Is polycystic kidney disease dominant or recessive

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