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Polycystic Kidney Disease

A normal kidney is the size of a human fist and weighs about a third of a pound.

However, with the presence of PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease), cysts develop in the kidneys. When cysts develop, the kidneys can increase in both size and weight and there can be a few cysts or multiple cysts.  Each patient varies on these factors.

To learn more about PKD, please click the link below to go to the PKD Foundation web page:

Polycystic Kidney Disease