polycystic kidneys

see polycystic kidney disease, under disease.

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  • Polycystic kidney disease — Classification and external resources Polycystic kidneys ICD 10 Q …   Wikipedia

  • Polycystic kidney disease — Genetic disorder characterized by the development of innumerable cysts in the kidneys. These cysts are filled with fluid, and replace much of the mass of the kidneys. This reduces kidney function, leading to kidney * * * polycystic kidney disease …   Medical dictionary

  • polycystic — adjective Date: 1869 having or involving more than one cyst < polycystic kidneys > < a polycystic disease > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • polycystic — Composed of many cysts. * * * poly·cys·tic sis tik adj having or involving more than one cyst <polycystic kidneys> <polycystic disease> * * * poly·cys·tic (pol″e sisґtik) [poly + cystic] containing or made up of many cysts;… …   Medical dictionary

  • polycystic disease of the kidneys — an inherited disorder, transmitted as an autosomal dominant (the gene responsible is located on chromosome no. 16), in which the substance of both kidneys is largely replaced by numerous cysts. Symptoms including haematuria, urinary tract… …   Medical dictionary

  • polycystic disease of the kidneys — an inherited disorder, transmitted as an autosomal dominant (the gene responsible is located on chromosome no. 16), in which the substance of both kidneys is largely replaced by numerous cysts. Symptoms – including haematuria, urinary tract… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • polycystic kidney disease — noun kidney disease characterized by enlarged kidneys containing many cysts; often leads to kidney failure • Syn: ↑PKD • Hypernyms: ↑kidney disease, ↑renal disorder, ↑nephropathy, ↑nephrosis * * * noun : either of two he …   Useful english dictionary

  • Disease, polycystic kidney — Genetic (inherited) disorders characterized by the development of innumerable cysts in the kidneys filled with fluid that replace much of the mass of the kidneys and reduce kidney function leading to kidney failure …   Medical dictionary

  • Болезнь Почек Поликистозная (Polycystic Disease Of The Kidneys) — наследственное заболевание, передающееся как аутосомный доминантный признак, при котором ткань обеих почек в значительной мере заменяется множественными кистами. Симптомами заболевания являются гематурия, инфекции мочевыводящих путей и… …   Медицинские термины

  • ACKD — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 Q61.1 Polyzystische Niere, autosomal rezessiv infantiler Typ Q61.2 Polyzystische Niere, autosomal dominant Erwachsenentyp …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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