Combined liver and kidney transplant
I am the first in my family with APKD and won the jackpot because my liver is enormous as well. Before pregnancy I had a normal figure but after giving birth my liver started to explode. Now it is 6 times as big as it should be and really impares quality of life. My son is eleven years old now and we just found out that he has hypertension :(
I have decided that I will opt for a combined liver and kidney transplant in Belgium (I live in the Netherlands). Is there anyone here who has survived this?
my husband has Polycystic kidneys and has been on dialysis for 4 years, lately his medicated perfect blood pressure has gone high, so he has upped his medicine, like he was told, it's still high and we aren't sure whyI think it could be the cysts have got bigger, we don't see the specialist fir another three weeks, anyone have the same problem?
Today is Monday, we have an appointment on Thursday to discuss where my husband is with his PKD. So this past Friday he had to draw his blood so we can talk about it during our upcoming appointment. Well, they felt the need to call today with his potassium results. They were asking how is feeling, and they were very worried. His potassium level is a 6.9. Severe levels are at 7. They were acting...
hello im 25 and we just recently found out my baby has PKD during my 23 weeks ultrasound with no amniotic fluid.Baby's heartbeat and movements are good. Me and my husband's sides doesnt have any history of PKD.Does anyone have the same experience? I am hoping and praying for any chances of survival.Any advice? or treatment to help my baby survive? Hoping someone could respond.Badly needing...