A 27-year-old female asked:
Polycystic kidney disease in infants. what is the prognosis, will my niece be ok? cysts were found on my nieces kidney during an ultrasound
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
Variable.: An answer for renal ( kidney) specialist. But in some kids it may resolve spontaneously. In some it causes severe kidney malfunction with the worst case scenario, being eventual transplantation.Also can be associated with other defects. With proper care should eventually be ok.
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