Polycystic Kidney Disease Prevention

Is it possible to prevent Polycystic Kidney Disease? Read what the medical community suggests for prevention methods in the condition center at ThirdAge.com.

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How to Prevent Polycystic Kidney Disease


PKD is an inherited disease and is not preventable. If you have a family history of PKD, you may want to talk to your doctor about genetic testing.


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