What tests should one perform after realizing that he has hematuria after urine cytology tests having polycystik kidney disease and hypertension? Help
Polycystic Kidneys. Polycystic kidney disease (pckd) is a chronic condition, and can result in kidney failure if you don't follow up regularly with your doctor. You will need regular blood work and monitoring by a nephrologist (kidney specialist), regular follow up ultrasounds or ct scans of your kidneys, and you will need good blood pressure control to prevent damage to your kidneys.
Renal. You have to be on acei/ arb. Follow with nephrologist. Are you in tolvaptan study?
Polycystic kidney. Renal MRI to assess size; blood tests to assess function of kidneys; urine protein tests; 24 hour urine tests for calcium, uric acid, citrate, oxalate.