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Medullary cystic kidney disease

  • Alternative Names

    Familial juvenile nephrophthisis; Senior-Loken syndrome


    Prevention

    This is an inherited disorder, but the way it is inherited varies. Prevention may not be possible.


    References

    Arnaout MA. Cystic kidney disease. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 128.