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What is Medullary cystic kidney disease 1?

What is Medullary cystic kidney disease 1?

  • Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: A rare disorder characterized mainly by the development of kidney cysts and affects kidney function during adulthood. The disorder is caused by a genetic defect (chromosome 1q21).

Medullary cystic kidney disease 1 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Medullary cystic kidney disease 1, or a subtype of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: Introduction

Types of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1:

Broader types of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1:

How serious is Medullary cystic kidney disease 1?

Prognosis of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: end-stage kidney failure by 6th decade

What causes Medullary cystic kidney disease 1?

Causes of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: see causes of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1

What are the symptoms of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1?

Symptoms of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: see symptoms of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1

Onset of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: adulthood

Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Medullary cystic kidney disease 1.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: Nephrologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1.
Treatments for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: see treatments for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1
Research for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1: see research for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1

Name and Aliases of Medullary cystic kidney disease 1

Main name of condition: Medullary cystic kidney disease 1

Other names or spellings for Medullary cystic kidney disease 1:

MCKD1, MCKD, medullary cystic kidney disease 1, autosomal dominant, ADMCKD1, polycystic kidneys, medullary type, Medullary cystic kidney disease, autosomal dominant

ADMCKD1, MCKD, MCKD1, Medullary cystic kidney disease, autosomal dominant, Polycystic kidneys, medullary type
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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