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 is 75 and was diagnosed with a massive cyst on his kidney 15 cms 3 years ago This has increasingly become painful and his specialist agreed to do something about it First suggestion was to drain it but noone was prepared to do it as it was too big so therefore dangerous Next option removal of cyst plus kidney After numerous attempts to find out what is happening with no reply he...
Hello everyone. At the Docs office for broken rib and they told me I had PKD & PLD. I asked what that was because I've never heard of it. Prior to that I was at the hospital for what I thought was appendicitis, which embarrassingly turned out to be constipation:/. At checkout the nurse told me they found 2 tiny cysts on my liver. He asked me if I drank a lot and I said yes because... I do. Or at...