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Do detection of Kidney cysts (PKD) at an early stage helps prevention of Kidney Failure?

There is no way to prevent PKD. However, there is a drug in pre-clinical trials now that may be effective in treatment of PKD. Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center, working with a ...
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Why is Polycystic Kidney Disease(PKD) so difficult to cure?

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is caused by mutation in genes namely PKD1, PKD2, and PKHD1. In this disease cysts are formed in kidneys. The growth of cysts can result in kidney failure. Cysts may ...
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