Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Association with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Case Report in a Trauma Patient (Scientific Article) (Clinical Report)

Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Association with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Case Report in a Trauma Patient (Scientific Article) (Clinical Report)

INTRODUCTION Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD), previously known as adult polycystic kidney disease (PCKD), is one of the most common hereditary disorders; an estimated 500,000 people have the disease in the United States (U.S). Numerous cysts develop in the kidney typically as an adult, which results in progressive loss of renal function. ADPKD is responsible for 8%-10% of cases of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in North America (1).

Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Association with Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Case Report in a Trauma Patient (Scientific Article) (Clinical Report)

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