ADPKD is a multi-systemic disease and as kidney cyst grow and total kidney volume (TKV) increase, patients with ADPKD can experience symptoms including:
- Pain in the abdomen, flank or lower back
- Hypertension and cardiac abnormalities
- Cyst rupture and infection
- Intracranial aneurysms
Cysts may also grow in the liver, pancreas and other organs leading to extra-kidney manifestations.
CNS, central nervous system; LVH, left ventricular hypertrophy.
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