Polycystic Kidneys

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflet called Polycystic Kidney Disease.

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Polycystic Kidneys

Information provided by the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Renal Unit for patients and for doctors who are not renal specialists.

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PKD Charity

Aims to support families who live with Polycystic Kidney Disease, and to provide information and advice to them and their healthcare professionals.

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National Kidney Federation

The National Kidney Federation provides a factsheet on Polycystic Kidneys in both adults and children.

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Polycystic Kidneys

Information from Kidney Research UK.

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Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

See also the Patient UK kidney disorders page


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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