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My nephrologist suggested me to measure my sons bloddpressure. He has no complains, is very sportive. So I measured him and it turned out to be way too high. We visited the pediatric nephrologist and today we got the results of the 24 hour measure: the pressure is so high that my son must see a cardiologist and ophtalmologist to chevk if there is damage in his organs already. I am really in shock, never thought that this could happen at such a young age. Any of you familiar with children with PKD with such high blood pressures at this age?
Hello everyone! I'm new here and don't know exactly how these posts work, but I'm here to reach out for advice...I do not have PKD but my boyfriend was diagnosed months ago with "the worst possible case" of this disease...he's been sick for well over a year before he was diagnosed. for all of you who have it..I'm sure you can all sympathize with him. He's 29 years old. His father, aunt, and uncle...
Hi all,I wrote here about 6 months ago...i was very anxious and scared , diagnosed with pkd accidently (no symptoms)... my father was a very complicated case , died 2 years ago in 3rd transplant surgery(!). He had very big kidneys and very high blood pressure from young age.I feel better now mentally and Im optimistic.I'm 28.5 recently did an mri , my right kidney looks better than the left...
Has anyone tried supplements like L-argenine, NAC or CoQ10? I know they all help bp but not sure of thier impact on PKD?
Hi there , I am 29 years old who inherited this disease from my dads' side of the family. Just recently I visited the neuro for a twitch I was having, and although he ruled the twitch out as a minor event, He asked me if I have ever screened myself for an aneurysm?Well I have not, no-one in my family has a history and my dad is 58 years old, with one transplant. Now that he has told me about...