Skype: live:pkdclinic888|Email: | Whatsapp: +86 15512139310
PKD Clinic

Polycystic Kidney Disease& Kidney Cysts

Printer-friendly | Favorite

PKD & Kidney Cysts

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a group of disorders that result from the formation and progressive enlargement of cysts in the kidneys without dysplasia, usually leading to renal failure.

Complications of Polycystic Kidney Disease(PKD)

2013-08-29 18:48

Complications of Polycystic Kidney Disease(PKD)Kidney disease is very common in our daily life, which is harmful to our health. For patients with Polycystic Kidney Disease, they had better take early treatments and alert to its complications. And the followings are some of the complications.

Kidney stones

Low back pain caused by kidney stones are usually colic pain or dull pain. In addition, the occurrence of gross hematuria are always regarded as a risk factor of kidney stones.

Polycystic disease that exists in other organs

For patients with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD), about half the sufferers are detected with polycystic liver. After 60s, the proportion can be as high as 70%. Generally speaking, its progression is slow and it usually takes ten years to develop into polycystic liver. The cysts are caused by the expansion of bile duct. In addition, there can be pancreatic cyst and ovarian cyst, the risk of developing into colonic diverticula is also of high incidence.


Patients with this complication accounts for 10%-40%, it can be detected by rupture and cerebral hemorrhage in further diagnosis. In addition, the thoracic cerebral aneurysm and valvular disease are also common phenomenon. As for the infantile polycystic kidney disease, it can be associated with portal hypertension and alveolar dysplasia.

High blood pressure(hypertension) or repeated urinary tract infection and other complications.

The above are introductions concerning the complications of Polycystic Kidney Disease, in order to delay the progression of this disease, patients with this disorder should pay much attention to proper treatments.

Any questions? Fill the form below. You will surely get the free medical advice from experts within 24 hours.

Please remember to leave your email address, or phone number so that we can contact you and help you!
Please leave the patient's FULL name in case of a duplicate, and to make our doctor give timely response and help.

Full Name:
Phone Number:
Kidney Disease:
Disease Description:
Related articles on

Polycystic Kidney Disease

Renal Cysts

Latest Article learn about pkd
Make an Appointment with Our Renal Expert Team in Your Country