A 34-year-old member asked:
How do i find out if i have pkd(polycystic kidney disease) without having expensive genetic testing?
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Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
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Nephrology and Dialysis 22 years experience
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A Verified Doctoranswered
PKD testing: The gold standard after age 30 is ultrasound of the kidneys. This is not expensive and if you have no cysts at your age, then you do not have PKD. Genetic testing is not the standard.
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Last updated Aug 8, 2014
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