DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for polycystic kidney disease

Polycystic kidney disease [DOID:898]

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD or PCKD, also known as polycystic kidney syndrome) is a cystic genetic disorder of the kidneys. There are two types of PKD: autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) and the less-common autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD).

Synonyms:  polycystic kidney disease,  DOID:898,  polycystic kidney disorder,  polycystic kidney syndrome,  Caroli disease ...