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Polycystic Kidney Disease: It is a hereditery disease which is characterized by the enlargement of kidneys due to formation of multiple cysts. It exists in two forms i.e. autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease and autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.
There is also chance that the cyst may travel to other parts of the boy like liver. Early stages of this disease is marked by the swelling of kidney and in few cases, the cysts will increase the production of red blood cells by enhancing the secretion of erythroprotein hormione.
Diagnosis: By abdominal ultrasound and abdominal CT scan, this disease can be identified. To completely treat this disease, kidney transplantation is the only option.