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How to Avoid the Inheritance of Polycystic Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney Disease is a congenital hereditary kidney disease and it can be
subdivided into two types according their different genetic codes. One is the autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease and the other is autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. The latter is rarer in clinic and only both the parents have the disease-causing gene, can the offspring inherit the disease and its incidence is 25%. The former is more common with an incidence of 1/1000 to 2/1000 and it accounts about 5% to 10% of the renal failure. If only one parent has the disease, the offspring has 50% possibility to inherit the disease and if both parents have the disease, the genetic possibility will increase to 75%.
Treatment for Diabetic with Polycystic Kidney Disease
Patients usually have the first attack of the disease from 30 to 50.Since it is a genetic kidney disease, many patients worry that they will pass the disease to their offspring and dare not to have babies. Actually from the perspective of healthy birth, even PKD patients can avoid the inheritance of the disease to the next generation and have a healthy baby only if they pay more attentions to certain things. How to Shrink the Cyst With Polycystic Kidney Disease(PKD)
First, the pre-marriage check can help avoid the matrimony of both PKD patients and reduce the incidence of Polycystic Kidney Disease through B ultrasonic examination.
Second, at the 10th week of the pregnance, it is recommended that the gravida to take the cyst gene detection of the amniotic fluid or the chorionic villus cells. The molecular genetic examination can help the family to choose a healthy children and the children will not carry the disease-causing genes any more. Since there are still 25% chance that the baby is free of Polycystic Kidney Disease even if both the parents have the disease.Does Every PKD Patients Go for Dialysis
There is one more thing that needs to be mentioned that once one member was diagnosed with the disease, all the other members in your family need to do the related tests to have a better prevention of the disease. It is not scared to have the disease; you can bring it under control and live a normal life with proper and timely treatments and precautionary measures.

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