Find out how genetic counselling and genetic testing may help you learn more about ADPKD in your family.
Just Diagnosed - the Basics
This articleis for people who want more detailed information on autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD). It’s written for people who have been diagnosed with ADPKD and their families and carers. It explains what causes ADPKD, how it’s diagnosed and monitored, its symptoms and complications, and how the disease might progress.
This article is intended as a general guide for parents or carers who have children who are at risk of, or have been diagnosed with, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD).
Find out here how ADPKD can affect children as well as how it is diagnosed, monitored and treated.