Definition of Polycystic kidney disease
1. Noun. Kidney disease characterized by enlarged kidneys containing many cysts; often leads to kidney failure.
Medical Definition of Polycystic kidney disease
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Literary usage of Polycystic kidney disease
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1. Healthy People, 2010: Conference Editionby Donna E. Shalala by Donna E. Shalala (2000)
"polycystic kidney disease: A disorder (usually inherited) of the kidneys in ... The most common variety is the adult polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD), ..."
2. Resource Directory for Older Peopleby DIANE Publishing Company by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Material is available on polycystic kidney disease, urinary tract obstruction, endstage kidney disease, and kidney transplantation. ..."